Posts Tagged ‘Jesus’ love’

Luke 5:12-16 A Very Lonely Life (Warning: lengthy story ahead)

I will

I will, because I love you -Jesus-

Luke shares a story today of a life that is changed in an instant from enforced isolation to joyous freedom. This story is about a man who has leprosy. We are not given much information about him at all. I want to look at this story through his eyes today. I’m going to be taking some liberties in giving him a backstory. I hope you don’t mind. If you do, feel free to skip today’s reading.

My name is Michael and I want to tell you my story. Today is my 39th birthday and it is the first one I have celebrated with my family in over twelve years! It is a joyous day for me as I am finally able to join my mother, father, wife, and my children. I want to say right off that my family is the most amazing group of people ever born in Israel. They have loved me, even when I was unlovable. Read more »