Our fifty-first wedding anniversary and recent current events brought 1 Corinthians 13, the love chapter, to my mind. We included the reading of I Corinthians as part of our wedding ceremony. Have you ever tried to define love? We often think of love as a warm,...

  EXPIRATION DATE What! That’s been in the cupboard how long? I cleaned out several kitchen cupboards the other day, something I try to do at least once a year, sometimes more often. I washed off spills that might attract bugs and mice, reorganized the shelves,...

Sheep, Lambs, and the Shepherd

I’m not an expert, but I know a little about sheep. My father kept a small flock of sheep, his favorite farm animal, and I showed lambs at the county fair a few times. A good shepherd will give his sheep what they need to be safe and healthy. Jesus said, “I am the...