Giving Away Our Trash in the Name of Generosity

Privilege can be a terrible burden. I don’t know that I really understood this before the first day that I was in a local village in El Salvador. Some clothing had been sent with our mission team to share with the children of the community. Although our team had...

Sarcasm “ That Dingy White Shirt We Keep Wearing

In “Your God is Too Small,” J.B. Phillips wrote, “Self-centered and evil people really fear the good. They express their fear by mockery, cynicism and, when circumstances allow, by active persecution.” Sarcasm and mockery, I am sad to say, were...