A Raw Update on What’s Been Going On

In my early teenage years, I had a personal, everyday encounter with what it meant to be a hypocrite.  Someone close to me hurt me continually, verbally and emotionally, when I was with her, but then when out with her friends would be all syrupy sweet.  It sickened me, and I resolved to be honest […]

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Pretty Fruit

A couple of mornings ago I grabbed a pear for breakfast and sliced it so I could eat it as I headed out the door to church.  I looked through the fruit basket in my kitchen, fumbling through the various pears for one that looked good from the outside.  I gently squeezed each one to […]

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Infected

As the flu season has ravaged its way across the United States, I’ve noticed a pattern.  People become “infected” with the flu, and it starts small–maybe a headache or sniffly nose.  Gradually it becomes worse, but they continue on with their normal routines until all at once, they are completely taken down by the flu […]

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