had a kitten that climbed up a tree in his backyard and
then was afraid to come down. The minister coaxed, offered
the kitten wouldn't come down.
The tree was not sturdy enough
to climb, so the minister decided to tie a rope to tree and his car,
the tree would bend down and he could reach up and get the
moved slowly further and further and just as he thought he
the kitten, the rope broke. The tree went "boing" and the
through the air out of sight.
He walked around the
people if they had seen the kitten, but nobody had. So he
I just commit this kitten to your keeping," and went about his business.
A few days later he met one of his church members at the
store. He was amazed to see cat food in her cart, because this
a "cat hater" and everyone knew it, so he asked her, "Why are
cat food when you hate cats so much?"
She replied, "You won't
this," and she told how her little girl had been begging for a
she kept refusing.
Then a few days ago, the child had begged
the mom finally told her, "Well, if God gives you a cat, I'll
him, "I watched my child go out into the yard, get on her
knees and ask God for a cat. And really, Preacher you won't
believe this, but I saw it with my own eyes. A kitten suddenly
came flying out of the sky and landed in her arms.
The moral of this
little story is my favorite little saying
never know when you are the answer to someone else's prayer.