My Friends and Family Wouldn’t Get It

This is the second fear my friend identified as we talked about why the idea of becoming a follower of Jesus scared her:  her friends and family wouldn’t get it and she’d be alone. The best response to the fear “my friends and family wouldn’t get it,” is: “Yes, that’s true.  Most of them won’t. Continue reading “My Friends and Family Wouldn’t Get It”

What Are You Afraid Of?

Not too long ago, a friend of mine told me over dinner that she was afraid I might try to convert her.  When I asked her why she thought that, she explained that whenever we were together, I seemed at peace, told stories that sounded like miracles, and listened to her without judging.  I askedContinue reading “What Are You Afraid Of?”