...apple trees don't grow true.
The view of the pastorate must be one of the saddest. How many shadows linger in the church of those whom have stepped from the light?
I have been fortunate to see marriages fifty years strong, alas I have also seen marriages doomed to fail since the last 'I do' was said.
Preparing for Easter Christians, and thoughts on how to deal with them.
Saints are called to be a light in the darkness. Let your light shine in all that you do.
We're a long way from Mayberry RFD.
So, my friend, where does this leave us? I can recount stories all day and beat you over the head with a sign that says 'Jesus loves you,' but that won't always help the way we want it to. It's easy, in theory, to tell yourself that no one is fit to judge you. In practice, it can be hard to remember when you're face to face with people doing just that.
Learning to be content in any and every situation.
If you want to marry a man, don't date a boy.
Thinking about the moral implications of robot strippers, and how that relates to the way sin is viewed in the future.