A parable about love (any resemblance to some actual church or family is likely, but sad)

A disciple's study

Carey was a fairly successful businessman with a large family. Life had been good to him. He had prospered and raised a great family. His children, however, were all grown, but living all over the country. He and his wife were somewhat active in several civic groups and attended well-known church. Their’s was a happy, well rounded life — almost an idyllic life.

Some years after he retired, Carey was diagnosed with leukemia. He was blindsided by the diagnosis. It meant long treatment and a change of lifestyle. Life was going to change. 

He had hoped — and expected — some of his many cohorts, acquaintances, and companions from the many groups he belonged to — and his church — would immediately jump into his life with loving encouragement and support as he went through his scary treatment regimen with its dire medical prognosis. He was wrong.

Everyone had said…

View original post 539 more words

Advertisements

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