Being a Christ-bearer

This is a photo of a page from one of the children's picture books, Christopher, the Holy Giant by Tomie de Paola. There's a master illustrator.

This is a photo of a page from one of our children’s picture books, Christopher, the Holy Giant by Tomie de Paola.

When on Monday night (and on Tuesday night), it feels like it ought to be Friday night, you can tell something’s up. Mama said there’d be days like these.

Some days it feels like one is trudging through water, impeded at every step. Tonight this illustration of Tomie de Paola’s came to mind, and in light of it, days like these seem much better than they did before – because being a Christian is being a Christ-bearer, after all.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s