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Auleen jaika

  1. 1. TOUCHING LIFE STORY...<br />
  2. 2. A young man was getting ready to graduate college. <br />
  3. 3. For many months he had admired a beautiful sports car in a dealer’s showroom<br />and knowing his father could well afford it, he told him that was all he wanted.<br />
  4. 4. As Graduation Day approached,<br />
  5. 5. The young man awaited signs that his father had purchased the car<br />
  6. 6. Finally, on the morning of his graduation his father called him into his private study. <br />His father told him how proud he was to have such a fine son, and told him how much he loved him. <br />
  7. 7. He handed his son a beautiful wrapped gift box.<br />
  8. 8.  Curious, but somewhat disappointed the young man opened the box <br />
  9. 9. And found a lovely, leather-bound Bible<br />
  10. 10. Angrily, he raised his voice at his father and said, "With all your money you give me  a Bible?"<br />
  11. 11. …and stormed out of the house, leaving the Holy Book<br />
  12. 12. Many years passed and the young man was very successful in business. <br />
  13. 13. He had a beautiful home and wonderful family, <br />
  14. 14. …but realized his father was very old, and thought perhaps he should go to him.<br />
  15. 15. He had not seen him since that graduation day. Before he could make arrangements, <br />he received a telegram telling him his father had passed away, and willed all of his possessions to his son.<br />
  16. 16. He needed to come home immediately and take care things.<br />
  17. 17. When he arrived at his father's house, <br />sudden sadness and regret filled his heart.<br />
  18. 18. He began to search his father's important papers and saw the still new Bible, just as he had left it years ago. <br />
  19. 19. With tears,<br />he opened the Bible and began to turn the pages.<br />
  20. 20. As he read those words, <br />a car key dropped from an envelope taped behind the Bible.<br />
  21. 21. On the tag was the date of his graduation, and the words... PAID IN FULL.<br />PAID IN FULL<br />April 15, 1991<br />
  22. 22. How many times do we miss God's blessings because they are not packaged as we expected?<br />

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