'Iowa' Tagged Posts

'Iowa' Tagged Posts

“TREASURE IN JARS OF CLAY”

The old story goes that the newly-ordained pastor encountered the first death in his parish.  The local funeral director informed him there would be only a graveside committal service at a small country cemetery in Iowa.  Sadly, the deceased had no family or friends left in Iowa. The young pastor started early to the cemetery but got lost on the back roads.  Finally he…