|What's That Noise?|
The story is told of an old farmer who, some years ago, went into a hardware store and asked for a new saw. The salesman sold him a chain saw, guaranteeing it was the latest model, and that it would cut 10 cords of firewood a day.
The next day the farmer retuned it and said: "I worked my fingers to the bone, but this thing cut hardly any wood."
The puzzled salesman said, "Let's try it on some wood I have in the back." They went in the back, the salesman pulled the cord, and the motor "Vrooooomed" to life. When it did, the old farmer jumped back and said, "What's that noise?"
All the power we need may be available to us, but it will do us no good if we don't know it's there. As believers, the Holy Spirit lives in us. He has all the power we need to live a victorious Christian life.