This cat is one of my favorite authors. Here's an excerpt from a piece Winn Collier wrote for Everyday Women - even though - as he states - "he is not, in fact, an everyday woman."
Sometimes - surely - Scripture doesn't mean exactly what it says. Ephesians places one of those difficult phrases in front of us: "always giving thanks to God the Father for everything..." (5:20). Everything? Really? Am I to give thanks for the divorce that rips apart a family? A disease that shreds a body? Does God actually desire me to be grateful for the evils of slavery and genocide?
Read more here.
Happy, almost belated, Thanksgiving.