Sunday Scripture – Movement

Now there is in Jerusalem near the Sheep Gate a pool, which in Aramaic is called Bethesda and which is surrounded by five covered colonnades. Here a great number of disabled people used to lie — the blind, the lame, the paralyzed. One who was there had been an invalid for thirty-eight years. When JesusContinue reading “Sunday Scripture – Movement”

Failure Is NOT Fatal!

Last week I watched a children’s spelling bee. The children had practiced for weeks. Several broke down when they were eliminated. Mothers comforted them, dried their tears, and assured them they were not failures. Jobs! Marriages! Children! Friends! Failure can feel never-ending. It can make you want never to show your face again. We fear failureContinue reading “Failure Is NOT Fatal!”