All About Jesus
Aunt Emma lived in an extended-care facility about 60 miles from where I was assigned to pastor the local church. She wasn’t really my aunt; that’s just what everybody called the 90-year-old matriarch. Long before I met her, members of the small congregation told me how well she knew her Bible.
Sure enough, when I finally met Aunt Emma, our conversation flowed freely among a broad range of Bible topics, mostly prophecy. I was fascinated by her grasp of world events, and how her interpretations added new dimensions to my understanding of last-day events.
I didn’t see Aunt Emma often, but whenever I was in town and I had a few minutes to spare, …