Funny and Inspirational Stories

asleep at workFun at Work

The Work Place is where we usually spend one third, or more, of our lives. And isn't work more fun when you're laughing! How about those great excuses for sleeping at work? Some people have great funny stories! Or corporate travel budget cuts? Or the challenges and woes of a new job.

Funny People

How many stories of outrageous tragedy start out with, "hey guys, what this"! Clearly past, present, and future Darwin Award winners. People can be very silly, and their stories can be very funny for the rest of us, even stories that come from funerals.

Aging Gracefully

Aging and growing older should be fun! Here are some short thoughts and funny stories about aging. And there are some thoughts about how to be green, then and now. And there is a lot of fun and laughing as we grow older, especially if we don't take life too seriously all the time!

God has a Sense of Humor

Clearly perhaps, God has quite a sense of humor - He created us after all. And laughing is good for us, and all good things come from God . . . even the funny stuff.  See if you agree when reading "A Kitten from Heaven", or the explanation of life beginning with God's creation of the dog.


Funny Animal Stories

The Funny Animals pages include funny stories and pictures of dogs, cats, dinosaurs, monkeys, cows, and wet kitties. Our pets are part of the family. And we love to tell funny cat stories, and funny dog stories. Sometimes our animals show us a serious side too, being there for us in times of need. In fact, along with being very funny, they can be inspiring too!

Funny Signs

funny zoo warning signFunny Signs are everywhere if we slow down long enough to look. There are even signs for dogs. And sometimes signs are just plain funny when put in the wrong place. We often tell our friends about funny signs. Whether the simple customer service policy, the "lazy paint striping", also known as "road kill humor", or the baby biker getting a speeding ticket, it's good to smile at the signs in our lives.

Funny Technology and Computer Stories

What do you think of when you hear the word "Technology". In this day and age we often turn to computers.  But then, computer jokes aren't just for the tech-savvy or geeks.  "Understanding Computers" may be funny and helpful, and "Dr. Seuss explaining PCs" is a wonderful tutorial on computers.

Funny Professionals, Doctors, Lawyers, Pilots

Doctors and Lawyers. Pilots, teachers, and even librarians are part of funny stories. Sometimes the funniest stories come from the workplace. Of course, sleeping at work requires a good story to stay out of trouble!

Change the World

Change the World is a collection of inspirational stories about people making a difference.  Whether the classic story involving a telegraph call, a tale of the old fisherman, or the lesson from Brother Christianson, these and others bring pause and thoughtfulness.

Stories of Wonder

Ever Wonder Why?  What could this be about?  Well, have you ever called the mental health hotline just for fun?  Yes, it's a bit funny and a reason to laugh. And what about how-to-clean your toilet?  This is especially popular with dog lovers, though cat lovers may not find it so humorous. It's amazing some of the crazy thoughts that come from "The Hmuan Mnid", and other funny stories.

Smell the Roses

Do you ever stop to Smell the Roses?  Life is busy.  Life is fast.  It's the age in which we live.  And it's getting faster every day.  There's an inspiring story of a man driving too fast, when his car was hit by a brick.  And some wisdom from Erma Bombeck, about Living Life Over.  And similar ones  about time, and people, and what's important.red rose on wood deck

Encouraging and Inspirational Faith

Do you have Encouraging Faith?  Does God Live Under your Bed?  Does God Whisper? Do you Carry Your Umbrella?  Some stories are funny, some stories are inspirational.  Be encouraged to slow down, and let some of these sink into your soul.

Take the Long View of Eternity

It is said at times, that life is short. Taking The Long View includes inspirational stories about lifetimes, and relationships that matter, and eternity.  And be sure to read about grandparents and S-H-M-I-L-Y, it may touch your heart!

Miracles Still Happen Today

Do Miracles Happen in our day and age?  How about a Letter from Heaven or an answered prayer about glasses. Be encouraged and inspired.  Have you heard the story of Dr. Carlton Armstrong, or the illustration of the birdcage?  You be the judge.

Why? Why Not? Hey!dancing penguin

Ever Wonder Why?  What could this be about?  Well, have you ever called the mental health hotline just for fun?  Yes, it's a bit funny and a reason to laugh. And what about how-to-clean your toilet?  This is especially popular with dog lovers, though cat lovers may not find it so humorous. It's amazing some of the crazy thoughts that come from "The Hmuan Mnid", and other funny stories.

Money, Serious of Funny?

Money and More is about money, as expected.  It is also about more, sometimes funny, sometimes practical, sometimes with a bit of inspirational insight. It is a topic often talked about, as long as it doesn't get too personal or strike too close to home.  Maybe that's even okay sometimes.

Random Thoughts and Stories

What do you think about?  The pages beginning with "Thoughts" are a group of short inspiring stories about the people in your life, and also about those twists and turns that you may not have considered before.  Some are even, well, peculiar. For example, "The Beauty of Math" is quite an example of the symmetry of numbers.  "The Fern and the Bamboo" is about a conversation with God.

Ecclesiastes Chapter 3

Ecclesiastes 3 is a short web study, offering insight into this mysterious book of the Bible.  To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under heaven. A time to be born, and a time to die . . . a time to weep, and a time to laugh.  This book is the inspiration for this site.

A Child's Insight

A Child's Insight is all about funny kids.  You remember those great moments with Art

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Linkletter, "Kids Say the Darnedest Things"?  It's true, they make you laugh, they make you cry, they tell you a story, then make you stop and think for a moment.  Their prayers, quotes, and letters can be funny, inspirational, and filled with wisdom.  Take a moment to look at the world from A Kid's Eye View beginning at A Child's Insight.

Kids and Family Fun

Aren't families great? Families are like fudge. Mostly sweet with a few nuts. What an inspiration for funny stories! Dads, Moms, and Kids brings us words  and stories from the mouths of babes, the views of a child, things my mother taught me, and even of the life of Barbie, coming of age.

Holidays, Christmas, Easter, Valentines Day

Holiday stories are often great fun, like Holiday Rum Cake, or they may be very profound inspirational stories, like the story of Jeremy and Easter, and the Empty Egg, or the story of Edith Burns, Do You Believe in Easter.  And for Christmas, you can write your own story.



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