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by jrob Moderator ( edited 06 Dec 2017 ) 06 Dec 2017

Ya'll this is from my daughter who was talking to my granddaughter at the time. (This is the 5 year old that I keep).Cute story - Babygirl and I were talking about the huge lighted star in town and she said, “I know who made that! The King of Georgia. And it’s for the Grand Prize, and the Grand Prize is Jesus!”

Oh, be still my heart!


by kustomkuddle 07 Dec 2017

Oh to have the faith of a child! Thank you for sharing!

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

Isn't it amazing how great that faith is and why don't we desperately hold onto it?

by Kampfzwerg 07 Dec 2017

Kindermund tut Wahrheit kund -
Kindermund does truth

Kampfzwerg by Kampfzwerg 07 Dec 2017

or children are never shy about telling the truth

jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

No, children speak directly from the heart.

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by sewdeb edited 07 Dec 2017

What a precious story!

It reminds me of my girls when they were young. My oldest decided to put on a Christmas "play" for my husband and me. Being the oldest, and rather bossy, she would take on all the "talking" roles. Her younger sister was conned into playing the "props" for her sister's monolog.

"Mary and Joseph went to a barn to get their baby" she says, pulling a doll from behind her sister's back. "Congratulations!" she shouts, "it's a KING!"

dragonflyer by dragonflyer 07 Dec 2017

So sweet....

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by michemb 07 Dec 2017

too cute

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

Thank you. I thought it was adorable.

by lbrow 07 Dec 2017

Out of the mouth of babes. I love it! Very smart like her Grandmother/Lillian

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

Yes, and I wish I could record her prayers, but she won't let me, she said it's just for Jesus.

by pennifold 07 Dec 2017

And Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." How innocent are the thoughts of little children. She has her heart in the right place alright. Love Chris

jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

She's ready, Chris. She just doesn't quite know it yet. She loves Jesus for sure.

jenne by jenne 08 Dec 2017

If only adults.

by shirley124 07 Dec 2017

Bless her. Hugs

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

I think God has some pretty big plans for this one.

by rescuer Moderator 06 Dec 2017

She is the sweetest little girl!

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

Yes, she is. I can't decide which direction my heart is stolen from.

by crafter2243 Moderator 06 Dec 2017

Bless her heart.

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jrob by jrob edited 07 Dec 2017

She certainly blesses mine.
Oh, and way to go with the "southern" comment. I love it!

by barba 06 Dec 2017

I love little people and their innocence! Warms my heart. Hugs, Barba

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

Aren't little people just the best? It warmed my heart all the way to my toes.

by graceandham 06 Dec 2017

Her heart's in the right place.

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

Yes, it is.

by dailylaundry 06 Dec 2017

Makes me smile! Our Granddaughter is 5 also - they say the best things!! Thanks for sharing! Hugs, Laura

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jrob by jrob 07 Dec 2017

Glad it makes you smile. It did me, too.