Here on the East Coast, they can be a pestilence to farmers. They have a proboscis that they insert into frruit and suck the juice out, so they are very destructive to apples and peaches. Their “stink” attracts other Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs. Homes have been severely infested by them, and there seems to be no “off-the-shelf” cure for them. If you crush them, they emit their foul odor. I usually pick them up in a tissue and flush them.
Of course, God doesn’t honor rote “grace” or rote Prayers (Hail Mary). Christ warned us against it: “But when ye pray, use not vain repetitions, as the heathen do: for they think that they shall be heard for their much speaking.” – (Matthew 6:7 KJV)
It’s really very simple. If you didn’t buy it, don’t use it!
“Andy? Who’s Andy? My name’s Jonah!”
Up until this point, he’s been counting “Dong” or Vietnamese Piasters. They are so worthless, it takes so many to make up a US dollar, that he has always felt rich!
One of my favorite scripture verses!
But Teddy Roosevelt carried a gun, and knew how to use it!
Thank goodness we got back on the story track!
Don’t ya just hate it when they bring RELIGION into CHRISTmas? <:-)
Was this the last “Liberty Meadows” strip?