Years ago as a Christian radio journalist I interviewed people who, because of the raging fires the Cape had that
January, had been told to evacuate. “What did you take?” I asked. Nearly everyone said “My photographs.” One said, “My teddy bear, my toothbrush and a clean pair of nickers.” Seeing my surprise she hastily added, “Because my mother said I must.”
Why the photos you ask. Surely because those are the people we love – surely! Hebrew 12 says this: “Since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let’s throw off everything that hinders.” Imagine having a photo of every Christian brother and sister surrounding us –
Jesus does, in His heart.
Sometimes life throws you a curved ball - Jesus, this is what it's done to me right now. But you know as I watch this...