“Diary Of The Bible”
January: A busy time for me. Most of the family decided
to read me through this year. They kept me busy
for the first two weeks. I’m now forgotten.
February: My owner used me for a few minutes last week.
He had an argument and was checking references.
March: Grandpa visited us. He kept me on his lap for
an hour, reading 1 Cor 13
April: I had a busy day. My owner was appointed a
leader of something and used me. I got to go to
church the first time this year…Easter Sunday
May: I have a few grass stains on my pages. Had some
early spring flowers pressed in me.
June: I look like a scrap book. They have stuffed me
full of clippings. One of the girls got married.
July: They put me in a suitcase today. I guess we’re
off on a vacation. I wish I could stay at home,
as I will have to stay in this thing for a
August: Still in the suitcase.
September: Back home again, and in my old place. I have
lots of company. Two “True Stories”and four
“Funny Books” are on top of me. I wish I could
be read as much as they are.
October: They used me a little today. One of them is
sick. Right now I’m all shined up and in the
center of the table…I think the preacher is
November: Back in my old place.
December: They are getting ready for Christmas. I’ll be
covered under wrapping papers and packages.

I read this in a Sermon “A FAMINE FOR THE WORD