There once was a Sunday School teacher and a little girl. They had just finished a lesson on our security in Christ. The teacher asked the little girl; "What if you slipped away?"
The little girl replied "I can't slip away for he has me in my hand."
The teacher teasing her said, "But what if his fingers should let go?"
Suddenly remembering another lesson they had been taught, she replied, "They can't for I am one of those fingers!"
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