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By Mildred Lykens
Lyle News 

Deck of cards can remind us of God


I don’t know about you but it has been so hot that I have not ventured out of the house to glean any local news; nor has anyone submitted any to me. So, I’d like to share with you what I used to listen to when I was a kid. It was narrated in story form on an old 78(RPM) record my parents had about a WWII soldier getting in trouble with his sergeant for playing solitaire instead of going to church.

The private explained:

“You see the Ace, Sergeant; it reminds me that there is only one God.

The Two represents the two parts of the Bible, Old and New Testaments.

The Three represents the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost.

The Four stands for the four apostles: Matthew, Mark, Luke and...

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