How Rich Are You?

HOW RICH ARE YOU? If you visit Occidental Petroleum’s website, there’s no mention of Armand Hammer in the official history of the corporation. Do a search for his name and you’ll get, “Nothing here matches your search.” That’s remarkable, considering the fact Hammer was the CEO of Occidental for...

Tax Assessor

TAX ASSESSOR A tax assessor came one day to a poor pastor to determine the amount of taxes the pastor would have to pay. The following conversation took place; “What property do you possess?” asked the assessor. “I am a very wealthy man,” replied the minister. “List your possessions,...

Three Strangers

THREE STRANGERS A woman came out of her house and saw 3 old men with long white beards sitting in her front yard. She did not recognize them. She said “I don’t think I know you, but you must be hungry. Please come in and have something to eat.”...

Perspectives

PERSPECTIVES! One day, a financially comfortable father decided to take his son to the country, with the purpose of showing him how poor people live, and that the son could understand the value of things, and realize how fortunate they were. They stayed overnight at a very humble family’s...

Paid in Full

PAID IN FULL Your day in court will come one day, so make sure that you have good representation. After living a “decent” life my time on earth came to an end. The first thing I remember is sitting on a bench in the waiting room of what I...