Tuesday, September 18, 2007

The Power of Prayer

In a small mid western conservative town, a new bar/tavern started a building to open up their business. The local Baptist church started a campaign to block the bar from opening with petitions and prayers. Work progressed, however right up till the week before opening, when a
lightning strike hit the bar and it burned to the ground.

The church folks were rather smug in their outlook after that, till the bar owner sued the church on the grounds that the church was ultimately responsible for the demise of his building, either through direct or indirect actions or means.

The church vehemently denied all responsibility or any connection to the buildings demise in its reply to the court. As the case made it's way into court, the judge looked over the paperwork at the hearing and commented, "I don't know how I'm going to decide this, but as it appears from the paperwork, we have a bar owner that believes in the power of prayer, and an entire church
congregation that doesn't.
Tags: Jokes, Humour, Funny, Power of Prayer, Baptist, Bar, Tavern

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Blogger sollee said...

hi again sir..oh i won't contest what the judge said that the bar owner was the only one who believed in the power of prayer..but i'd like to be the 3rd on his list..and mr. johnny i'll give to you the 2nd spot coz i admire you much..i'll be happy on the 3rd spot..hehe...but i felt sad also about that joke..even if it's just a joke..i know GOD is very kind and compassionate and forgiving..that lightning did not come from heaven...the original writer i know knew it too..i believe so..

21 September, 2007 22:03  
Blogger Johnny Ong said...

thk u sollee for that support

its just a joke, be cool

24 September, 2007 09:19  

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