God is Great!!!

So got up this morning after a great night’s sleep. I woke up about 30 minutes before my alarm went off which is a good sign. After going through my normal morning routine, I jumped in my mail truck to go to work.

As I was backing out, I could feel that my tire was flat. I remembered that I had bought a “fix a flat” inflator a couple of months back. After retrieving the inflator, I began to put this thick stringy gelatinous substance into my tire. While doing so, the valve stem got clogged. So, I squeezed harder, then even harder, on the tube. Guess what happened next…. You guessed it, the hose exploded came off of the nozzle, and I got this stuff all over my pants. I was thinking it probably is going to start burning or something.

Any who, I remove the tubing and began to inflate the tire. I went and changed pants while the tire was airing up. After putting up my tools, I heard the hissing. After searching for only a couple of seconds, I found the culprit. A small nail was safely embedded to the head in my tread.

No problem, at least this can be plugged and I won’t have to get a new Tire.

So I jump into my other truck and crank up. I put my seat belt on and check my mirrors… My mirror…

I have to laugh out loud at this point.

My driver-side mirror was hanging away from the mirror adjustment bed by the defrost wires. I pushed it back in, knowing it wouldn’t stay, and went to work. As I walked through the door whistling, my boss asks “why are you in such a good mood?”

God is great!!!

The LORD bless thee, and keep thee: The LORD make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee: The LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace
(Num. 6:24-26).


Bobby Johnson

1 Comment

  1. Kimberly Johnson Hilton on September 22, 2020 at 9:08 pm

    Really, enjoyed your story.. Thank you for sharing. Always remember to put God first in all things in life and it will all work out in the end.

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