I grew up in one of those Judeo-Christian homes that apparently strike terror in the hearts of the likes of Betty Friedan, Alan Grayson and Kathryn Joyce. My parents never had sex until they got married to each other. Theirs is an enduring...

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Saturday, September 03, 2005

They Shall Not Be Ashamed, but They Shall Speak With the Enemies in the Gate

Ten-year old Joshua Heldreth became a symbol for uncompromising humanity when he risked arrest to bring a cup of water to Terri Schiavo. He has been tried, and sentenced to offer an apology and perform twenty-five hours of community service.

In his gentle, yet firm apology, he continues to symbolize conviction and offers a breath of hope. While his dad denies helping him, his Father does not deny it.



2 Comments:

Anonymous MM said...

That was such a powerful letter!
It proves the scripture which says that we don't need to worry how we will answer,
God will give us words to speak!!
I was so blessed by Joshua's response.

1:31 AM  
Blogger 1of14 said...

Oh yah, that Scripture applies too.
Settle it therefore in your hearts, not to meditate before what ye shall answer:
For I will give you a mouth and wisdom, which all your adversaries shall not be able to gainsay nor resist. Luke 21:14-15

1:32 AM  

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