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A Scorpion Moment  (by: Author Unknown)
There was this Hindu who saw a scorpionfloundering around in the water. He decided to save it by stretching outhis finger, but the scorpion stung him. The man still tried to get thescorpion out of the water, but the scorpion stung him again.
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Acorn Planter, The  (by: Burn G)
In the 1930s a young traveler was exploring the French Alps. He came upon a vast strech of barren land. It was desolate. It was forbidding. It was ugly. It was the kind of place you hurry away from.
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All in the Family  (by: Michael Steckel)
One of the situations in the world that really just breaks my heart is that taking place in southern Sudan. The persecution which is happening there is just appalling. Villages are attacked, men are killed and women are violated, and then women and children are sold into slavery.
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Angels, Once in a While  (by: Author Unknown)
In September 1960, I woke up one morning with six hungry babies and just 75 cents in my pocket. Their father was gone. The boys ranged from three months to seven years; their sister was two.
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Animals Are Parents Too  (by: Chris)
It would be a better story if I could remember all the details, but even without the details, I believe it still gets the message across. It took a homeless man, to show me what I should have done. He made me a better man that day.
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Are You God's Wife?  (by: Author Unknown)
New York City: It's a cold day in December. A little boy about 10-year-old was standing before a shoe store on Broadway, barefooted, peering through the window, and shivering with cold.
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Ass and the Mule, The  (by: Author Unknown)
The Mule, groaning beneath his heavy burden, said to himself: "I am treated according to my deserts. If I had only been willing to assist the Ass a little in his need, I should not now be bearing, together with his burden, himself as well."
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Bishop's Gift, The  (by: Author Unknown)
Once a church had fallen upon hard times. Only five members were left: the pastor and four others, all over 60 years old.
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Boy Under the Tree, The  (by: David Coleman and Kevin Randall)
In the summer recess between freshman and sophomore years in college, I was invited to be an instructor at a high school leadership camp hosted by a college in Michigan. I was already highly involved in most campus activities, and I jumped at the opportunity.
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Bridge, The  (by: Author Unknown)
There was once a bridge which spanned a large river. During most of the day the bridge sat with its length running up and down the river paralleled with the banks, allowing ships to pass thru freely on both sides of the bridge.
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