Journey Through Lent: Day 23

When I was about six, I think I thought God had a big version of my first grade teachers chart. I probably envisioned God making that crucial judgement between the happy face and unhappy face at the end of each day for each of us. And like those rules on the classroom wall, I wanted to do just enough to know I was safe. If I could only have a list of God’s minimum happy face requirements, I’d be all set. As we grow older, of course, it takes more than a chart to help us make the right choices. … Continue reading Journey Through Lent: Day 23