One Among All

One Among All

To be singled out as one among all is an interesting experience. If the reason is negative, discomfort is certainly present. Even for a positive reason, however, being singled out can be an awkward experience. Mark 12:41-44 is a story about one person being positively singled out by Jesus (likely without her awareness). Quite possibly, however, the

Give More

Give More

“Mo, here is your offering!” my mom offered, before I could clip on my bow tie for church. From the tender age of 8, I remember my mom giving me large sums of money for the offering plate every Sabbath—enough to buy ten or more French croissants (my favorite) for an entire week. This mesmerized me, because my parents were not wealthy in any sense o