186. Kill Those Flies (1)
“Leave the front door wide open, all the
,” God told Mel in a dream. Furthermore, God
, put three dishes filled with raw hamburger in
room in the house. Add more hamburger when
dishes became empty.
A very strange dream, Mel
thought, but who was he to question a
from God? He opened the front door wide
put the dishes in every room. The first
, hundreds of flies flew in. Each day, hundreds
followed. His wife Hazel was as religious as
, but her complaints increased each week. So one
, Mel drove to a nearby Wal-Mart. He bought
dozen fly swatters and returned home. He pounded
nails into each wall of each room, and
a fly swatter on each nail. “There, that
to do it,” he told his wife, handing
“What good is this? The front
is still wide open!” she yelled at him.
said that was okay; it was God’s will.
knew that He worked in mysterious ways. Maybe
was going to reward them when this was
More and more flies moved into their
Florida house. When the kids opened their mouths
put food inside, flies flew into their mouths.
a while, the kids got used to eating
crunchy flies with their food.