Text Illustrations
"The Existence of God"

One day a 6-year girl was sitting in the classroom. The teacher was going to explain evolution to the children.

The teacher asked a little boy:

Teacher: Tommy do you see the tree out side?

Tommy: Yes.

Teacher: Tommy, do you see the grass out side?

Tommy: Yes

Teacher: Go out side and look up and see if you can the sky.

Tommy: OK. (He returned a few minutes later) Yes, I saw the


Teacher: Did you see god?

Tommy: No.

Teacher: That’s my point. We can’t see God because he isn’t there.

A little girl spoke up and wanted to ask the boy some questions. Teacher agreed and she asked the boy:

Little girl: Tommy, do you see the tree outside?

Tommy: Yes.

Little girl: Tommy do you see the grass outside?

Tommy: Yessssss. (getting tired of the questions by this time)

Little girl: Did you see the sky?

Tommy: Yessssss.

Little girl: Tommy, do you see the teacher?

Tommy: Yes.

Little girl: Do you see her brain?

Tommy: No.

Little girl: Does that mean she doesn’t have one?

For we walk by faith, not by sight -- 2 Corinthians 5:7