Silly Sunday

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Whenever your kids are out of control, you can take comfort from the thought that even God’s omnipotence did not extend to God’s kids. After creating heaven and earth, God created Adam and Eve. And the first thing He said to them was: “Don’t.”

“Don’t what?” Adam replied.

“Don’t eat the forbidden fruit.” God said.

“Forbidden fruit? We got forbidden fruit? Hey, Eve…we got Forbidden Fruit!”

“No way!”

“Yes WAY!”

“Don’t eat that fruit!” said God.


“Because I’m your Father and I said so!” said God, wondering why he hadn’t stopped after making the elephants. A few minutes later God saw the kids having an apple break and was angry.

“Didn’t I tell you not to eat that fruit?” the First Parent asked.

“Uh huh,” Adam replied.

“Then why did you?”

“I dunno,” Eve answered.

“She started it!” Adam said.

“Did Not!”

“DID so!”


Having had it with the two of them, God’s punishment was that Adam and Eve should have children of their own. Thus the pattern was set and it has never changed. But there is a reassurance in this story. If you have persistently and lovingly tried to give them wisdom and they haven’t taken it, don’t be hard on yourself. If God had trouble handling children, what makes you think it would be a piece of cake for you?

Silly Sunday Participants

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3. bethere2day
4. Margs Animals
5. messymimi
6. Agent 54
7. Cranky
8. Purrseidon
9. Jeanne Foguth
10. Woodsterman
11. Cruisin’ Paul
12. Mike Golch
13. Kelley’s Dog Blog
14. Albom Adventures

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  50 comments for “Silly Sunday

  1. August 28, 2016 at 1:04 am

    Thank you, Sandee for this post. It is so comforting to me because I felt like I should have done more to be a better mom to my kids. God gives us free will….Have a blessed Sunday!

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:35 am

      Kids are kids and have been since the beginning. 🙂

  2. Ann
    August 28, 2016 at 2:00 am

    We had 4 little ones running around here yesterday and I heard the word don't quite a lot. Funny thing is I don't think any of the kids heard it. 🙂

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:35 am

      They hear the word I think, they just don't heed that word. 🙂

  3. August 28, 2016 at 3:24 am

    That 'don't' word does get ignored, no doubt about it. Sandee, you and Zane have fantastic day.

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:35 am

      Ignored is exactly what that work gets. 🙂

  4. August 28, 2016 at 4:30 am

    Yep, the word "don't" goes in one ear and out the other. Have a blessed and beautiful Sunday!

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:36 am

      Yes, I agree. Kids have been ignoring that word for eons. 🙂

  5. August 28, 2016 at 5:48 am

    Great post! Thank you for sharing.


    • August 28, 2016 at 10:36 am

      You're most welcome. 🙂

  6. August 28, 2016 at 5:59 am

    That conversation seem very familiar heheh!

    Have a dontastatic SSS :p

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:36 am

      Yes it does doesn't it. 🙂

  7. August 28, 2016 at 6:04 am

    Haha and I bet he is still shaking his head at our antics today 🙂

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:37 am

      Probably so Jen, probably so. 🙂

  8. August 28, 2016 at 6:22 am

    That is a good one 🙂

  9. August 28, 2016 at 6:38 am

    What you sow you reap. Everyone of us had been a kid sometime, troubling our parents and the saga continues…children always keep the parents guessing.
    Have a great day!

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:37 am

      Children are children. They have always been so. 🙂

  10. August 28, 2016 at 7:09 am

    Too True. The question is: Who is God. Ancient Alien?

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:38 am

      Perhaps Tim. I'm not sure, but I loved your alien post today. 🙂

  11. August 28, 2016 at 7:54 am

    Happy Sunday!!

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:38 am

      Happy Sunday to you too Michelle. 🙂

  12. August 28, 2016 at 8:09 am

    So true! Perfect silly Sunday post.

    Big hugs, honey…

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:38 am

      Thanks honey. Have fun in Wyoming. 🙂

  13. August 28, 2016 at 8:26 am

    Pets are much better.

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:39 am

      I cannot argue with you about this. 🙂

  14. Jan
    August 28, 2016 at 8:53 am

    You're right, we can't do a better job than God at parenting.

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:39 am

      I've always known this Jan. 🙂

  15. August 28, 2016 at 9:02 am

    Great post! Sweet greetings!:))


    • August 28, 2016 at 10:39 am

      Thank you for visiting Comedy Plus. 🙂

  16. August 28, 2016 at 9:03 am

    Funny how a few short lines can send such a message. I've always thought that some to try and complicate what is most obvious!

    • August 28, 2016 at 10:40 am

      Yes, and this is so very simple isn't it. 🙂

  17. August 28, 2016 at 10:56 am

    🙂 Happy SUNDAY! Woofs and SMILES from SUGAR

    • August 28, 2016 at 11:45 am

      Happy Sunday to you too Sugar. 🙂

  18. August 28, 2016 at 11:05 am

    If you say 'don't' it is almost an invitation for 'please do!' LOL! 🙂

    • August 28, 2016 at 11:46 am

      It sure is Linda, it sure is. 🙂

  19. August 28, 2016 at 4:39 pm

    lol and Amen! 🙂

    • August 29, 2016 at 7:20 am

      Amen is right. Okay the lol is a must too. 🙂

  20. August 28, 2016 at 4:44 pm

    Laughing…this is hilarious, and this is my favorite part, "wondering why he hadn't stopped after making the elephants."

    As always, thanks for the endorphin's. :))

    Have a great week, Sandee.

    "Big hugs" to you my dear friend. Happy Silly Sunday!

    • August 29, 2016 at 7:21 am

      I'm glad you joined in this week Annie. I'm always so happy when you do. 🙂

  21. August 29, 2016 at 3:20 pm

    That's a pretty good way to look at it!

    • August 29, 2016 at 3:27 pm

      Yep, all these years and things are the same 🙂

  22. August 30, 2016 at 1:29 am

    so, that's where it all started lol!!

    • August 30, 2016 at 7:31 am

      Yes, this is where it all started. 🙂

  23. August 30, 2016 at 1:48 pm

    Interesting analogy. And so spot on. "I dunno" drives me mad some days.

    • August 31, 2016 at 10:32 am

      Drives us all mad sometimes. I so remember. 🙂

  24. August 30, 2016 at 8:34 pm

    My niece stays with us on weekend so even if I don't have kids I know how hard it is to raise kids 🙂

    Sorry for not visiting for a while. Hope all is well with you!

    • August 31, 2016 at 10:33 am

      I've missed you too, but I know how busy you are. Yes, kids need lots of attention. 🙂

  25. September 1, 2016 at 12:35 am

    Adam & Eve have a lot to answer for. This was really funny Sandee

    • September 1, 2016 at 7:37 am

      And having God as their parent didn't help one bit did it. I thought it was funny too Tony. 🙂

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