Sermons on 1 Kings

Which Authority?

I get inspiration in strange places.  Does anybody remember Barney Fife, the skinny little guy with the big adam’s apple on The Andy Griffith Show? Barney was the deputy sheriff in the slow-paced, sleepy southern community of Mayberry, North Carolina.  In one episode some tough criminals being returned to prison had to stay overnight in the jail and Barney was freaking out with fear and excitement.  He began pacing back and forth in front of the jail cell like a…