Lonnie West (Minnesota)
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The parts that we think are less honorable we treat with special honor. - 1 Corinthians 12:23 (NIV)
As we were walking along a nature path, my husband, Ray, and I heard a beautiful birdsong and pulled out our binoculars. “What kind of bird could that be?” we asked. We imagined a colorful, nearly exotic bird.
“Oh, it’s only a robin,” I said with disappointment. Robins, however, bring...
Today I will thank the faithful and follow their example.
Those who go unacknowledged
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