Give & Take
This is church and state made simple.
After an explanation of church and state was presented to her, one of my children who enjoys cooking exclaimed, “Oh, I get it! Mix church and state in a bowl, and a beast pops out!”
—Bill Krick, Clovis, California
A few Sabbaths ago Ben, our 5-year-old grandson, and I were traveling to church. Our route took us through a long, hilly avenue where many runners exercise. In order to keep his attention, I asked him to count all the runners. To my surprise, we didn’t see even one.
I asked what he thought about not finding any runners. Ben’s answer was quick and full of …