A priest decided to do something a little different
He said, 'Today, in church, I am going to say a single word and you are going to help me preach
Whatever single word I say, I want you to sing whatever hymn that comes to your mind
-- the pastor shouted out
Immediately the congregation started singing in unison
'THE OLD RUGGED CROSS..'
The pastor hollered out
The congregation began to sing 'AMAZING GRACE, how sweet the sound'
The pastor said
The congregation sang 'THERE IS POWER IN THE BLOOD'
The Pastor said
The congregation fell into total silence
Everyone was in shock
They all nervously began to look around at each other afraid to say anything
Then all of a sudden, way from in the back of the church, a little old 87 year old grandmother stood up and began to sing
What Kind of Mind Would Paint a Cabbage? - *Note: The events that follow occurred in June 2007, and I wrote about them later that year. This is the first time I’ve publicly shared this story. For...
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