Category Archives: Grand Rapids
This February, the Alaskan Way Viaduct will be disassembled. Trucks and cranes will shake loose the concrete foundations before an earthquake has the pleasure, and I’m beginning to realize that I will never be able to leave Seattle the way I came.
When a man approached me in the mall food court and sheepishly asked if I had a few minutes to talk about Jesus, I reflexively smiled and said, “Oh, I’m already a Christian!” before realizing I wasn’t completely lying this time.
Thick, globby specks of white dotted the sky, like Impressionist brushstrokes viewed too close up.
He did not use grand showmanship or elaborate displays. He used simple, humble, everyday love.