Someone has come up with a country version of the Ten Commandments. It goes like this:

1) There is only one God
2) No false gods
3) No cuss’n
4) Gather on Sunday
5) Mind your Ma and Pa
6) No killin’
7) Cheatin’ is forbidden
8) Ya’ll don’t steal
9) No white lies or gossipin’.
10) No hankerin’ for other’s stuff

J. Michael Shannon is professor of preaching at Cincinnati Bible College in Cincinnati, OH.