This can sometimes feel like a thankless job. But every now and then, you get a message that reminds you what you’re doing it for, and why it’s all worth it.
I received such an email just this morning:
Really tugs at the ol’ heart strings, doesn’t it? Now wipe your eyes (or remove your face from your palm) and read my response:
This really is great, though. Now when critics accuse me of not reflecting Jesus — because of, you know, all the sarcasm and whatnot — I have a perfect example of the pure-hearted, evolution-denying, old-time religion-following Christian I should aspire to be.