This blog post from i believe an American Minister is both worth a read and thinking about – it has certainly had me pondering over the weekend.
Let me know what you think!
Once, in conversation with a very nice Baptist classmate at the seminary, I admitted that if Drew [the author's husband] hadn't died I probably would never have become a minister. "You see!" she responded brightly. "God knew what he was doing!" This is the sort of remark that, however common, makes me despair of Christianity's ability to respond in any helpful or sensible way to the reality of death. "Surely, God was not so urgently in need of Un … Read More