That’s the name of a story I read recently by author, Mary Beckwith. As the story goes, the little boy found a ladybug and was studying it quite intently. The Mother heard him say, “it must be a gentleman bug“. Questioning him as to why he seemed to know the opposite of “lady” was “gentleman”his […]
My musical knowledge improved as the years went by.
Pharisee 1 “The jerk who just came in says he was blind and now he can see.“ Pharisee 2 “Nothing is that simple.” Pharisee 1 “Ya know what they say; if it seems too good to be true, it probably isn’t.” Pharisee 2 “The guy must have done something really bad to be blind in […]
It was the perfect message in a time of sadness.
HE WENT TO THE SYNAGOGUE, AS WAS HIS CUSTOM…. As a young girl, I was asked to baby sit for my infant nephew while my sister and her husband went out for the evening. Since the child had a slight cold, my sister’s instructions were to give him a spoon full of cough medicine from […]
“What this adds up to, then, is this. No more lies, no more pretense. Tell your neighbor the truth. In Christ’s body we are all connected to each other, after all. When you lie to others, you end up lying to yourself.”