> There once was a man who had nothing for his family to eat.
> He had an old
> rifle and three bullets. So, he
> decided that he would go out hunting and kill some wild
> game for dinner. As
> he went down the road, he saw a
> rabbit. He shot at the rabbit and missed it.
> The rabbit ran away. Then he saw a squirrel and fired a
> shot at the squirrel
> and missed it.
> The squirrel disappeared into a hole in a cottonwood
> As he went further, he saw a large wild 'Tom' turkey in the
> tree, but he had
> only one bullet remaining.
> A voice spoke to him and said, 'Pray first, aim high and
> stay focused.
> However, at the same time, he saw a deer which was a better
> kill. He brought
> the gun down and aimed at the deer. But, then he saw a
> rattlesnake between
> his legs about to bite him, so he naturally brought the gun
> down further to
> shoot the
> rattlesnake. Still, the voice said again to him, 'I said
> 'Pray, Aim high and
> Stay focused.'
> So, the man decided to listen to God's voice.
> He prayed, then aimed the gun high up in the tree and shot
> the wild turkey.
> The bullet bounced off the turkey and killed the deer. The
> handle fell off
> the gun and hit the snake in the head and killed it. And,
> when the gun had
> gone off, it
> knocked him into a pond. When he stood up to look around,
> he had fish in all
> his pockets, a dead deer and a turkey to eat for his
> The snake (Satan) was dead simply because the man listened
> to God.
> Moral of the story:
> Pray first before you do anything, aim and shoot high in
> your goals, and
> stay focused on God. Never let others discourage you
> concerning your past.
> The past is exactly that, 'the past.' Live every day one
> day at a time and
> that only God knows our future and that he will not put you
> through any more
> than you can bear.
> Do not look to man for your blessings, but look to the
> doors that only He
> has prepared in advance for you, in your favor.
> Wait, be still and patient: keep God first and everything
> else will follow.
> ONE FRIEND TO ANOTHER
> Don't worry about tomorrow, God is already there!!!