July 3, 2016: May God’s words alone be spoken, may God’s words alone be heard. Amen.
What a storm we had Friday night, right? A tornado warning around these parts, and up where I live, we were without power for about 45 minutes. I swear, at one point, I saw an ark going by, and it got me to thinking about a story I heard a few years back. It’s about an old man who is sitting on his porch watching the rain fall. Pretty soon the water was coming over the porch and into the house. The old man was still sitting there when a rescue boat came and the people on board said, "You can't stay here you have to come with us." The old man replied, "No, God will save me." So the boat left.
A little while later the water was up to the second floor, and another rescue boat came, and again told the old man he had to come with them. The old man again, this time from the window on the second floor, replied, "God will save me." So the boat left him again.
An hour later the water was up to the roof