A Pastor At A Casino?

Bryan and Tom, two individual attorneys from New York City go to Reno, Nevada for a business trip. Tom was a Christian who went to abbey every Sunday; however, Bryan lived a bit on the agrarian side, adequate parties and women. At the end of their trip, Tom arrive Brian to go to a abbey with him. Brian was afraid at first, but afterwards cerebration it over he absitively to go anyway.

“I didn’t anticipate Reno had any churches. I anticipation all Nevada offered was band joints and casinos,” Bryan laughed.

“You’ll see. I’m abiding there is a amount of churches. I’m Baptist, so I anticipation we’d go to one to see how we worship,” Tom replied.

“OK, but you owe me one- if I go to a abbey account with you, you’re advancing to a bank with me.”

“Well, that’s a deal,” Tom anticipation his partner’s action was fair. He had never been to a casino.

Tom chose a Baptist abbey and they larboard to go there the next Sunday morning. When they arrived, a greeter stood animated at the front, advanced door, bid them acceptable and gave them programs for the day’s service. As they looked for a seat, Bryan started to fidget. “I don’t feel acceptable about this. I’m not a Christian.”

“Maybe the account will feel added all-around as the account continues,” Tom said.

“I admiration what the pastor’s like? I don’t wish anyone anticipation me.”

“I’m abiding aggregate will be fine.”

After the account started, adorning songs were articulate and Bible verses were read. Again the minister- a Pastor Michaels got up to face his aggregation and accustomed everyone. He was in his backward 50′s with graying hair and wore glasses. He stood alpine with a close voice, and said, “Let us pray.” Again he gave a aboveboard adoration that lasted three minutes. Afterwards he asked anybody to be seated, he journeyed up to the pulpit. Afterwards almost twenty account of a almost ablaze address about all types of sin involving money can advance to a glace abruptness to accepting disturbing always in hell. Bryan acquainted a change affected him a somewhat balmy and down-covered feeling.

“The account wasn’t so bad afterwards all!” Bryan said. “But you’re still advancing with me to a bank tonight.”

Later that afternoon, Bryan searched his computer for a bounded casino, but there weren’t that many. He chose the Giant Gold Club. They dressed in approved polo shirts and khakis and collection city to acquisition the place. It took several passes about the artery to acquisition a architecture with a afire dejected assurance which apprehend Giant Gold Club.

After accepting out of their car, they approached the aperture to the club area they were arrested for weapons. They anniversary had to pay a $40 awning charge, and again they absolved in. Bryan begin an automated aperture machine, put some money in and went to work. Tom watched Bryan handle the apparatus as Bryan explained the bold he was playing. Tom abstruse bound and begin his own machine.

Across the room, Tom spotted a man throwing dice at a continued table, smoker a cigar. Tom stared at the man’s face. Again he told Bryan to attending at that man.

“Doesn’t that attending like that. Pastor Michael from abbey this morning?” Tom asked him.

Bryan couldn’t accumulate his eyes off the appearance but pulled his arch about to attending at the man accepting a acceptable time.

“You’ve gotta be badinage me! That’s him! I never forgot his face. That’s the pastor!” Bryan exclaimed as his eyes arched from his head. “Seems like we got ourselves an abandoned minister.”

Tom agreed and stared harder at the man, who was amidst by lots of women who clung to the man. “Well, Bryan, you were right! Reno isn’t a actual moral abode afterwards all. This is Satan’s town!” He stormed up at the man and lectured him on his blood-warm ways. The man was so drunk, he just stared at Tom, laughed hard, and said in a close voice, “Hey! You charge to appear actuality added often. You’re the a lot of afraid being here!” Tom absolved aback to Bryan. He was so affronted he capital to leave. Bryan capital to stay, but Tom took a cab aback to their auberge room. He didn’t get any beddy-bye that night. The aboriginal affair he would do the next morning was to drive to the abbey and accept a allocution with that “pastor.”

Bryan assuredly absolved in a bashed amazement at 2:30 AM. Tom affected to be asleep. Bryan just fell on the bed and anon began comatose loudly. It was just as able-bodied back Tom couldn’t get to beddy-bye anyway. Tom got up aboriginal that morning at 7 AM. He got dressed and collection to the abbey at 9 AM. When he accustomed he absolved into the pastor’s office. He batten to his secretary and accepted to allege to Pastor Michael.

“He’s not in. May I advice you?”

Tom said, “That figures!”

Before the secretary could respond, Pastor Michaels absolved in.

“Pastor, this man wants to allocution to you.”

“Come into my office… Mister… ?”

“It’s just Tom to you.”

“Why are you so angry?”

“I saw you at that bank endure night, accepting lots of fun.”

“Oh dear! You bent me!” the Pastor laughed.

“What were you accomplishing in the casino?” Tom said adopting his voice.

“Relax Tom. That was my base accompanying brother, John.” Before Tom could say addition calumniating thing, he stopped.

“Your accompanying brother?”

“Yeah. I assumption you have to be from out of town. Anybody knows about me and my “evil” twin. So, I’m apologetic you afraid about this so much,” he said. “Do you go to abbey regularly?”

Tom said he went to abbey every Sunday.

“Well, if you go to abbey regularly, what were you accomplishing at a casino?”

“I’m actuality with my base law partner, Bryan,” Tom laughed.