My Weekly Featured Blog is by Need to Breathe called, “What We Need is a Way Through the Impossible.”
“God has a way. He bulldozes over the problem of sin. He plows through the strictures of the law and he lifts into place the weighty foundation of grace in the form of a cross.”
My son wrestles with two large toy trucks on our way into the orthodontist. He’s determined to carry them both inside himself.
One falls to the ground. He stoops to pick it up and as he grabs hold of the digging arm on the one truck, the other crashes down next to it.
But oh, Mommy cannot help carry these trucks. I offer. Really I do. I even finally grip onto that yellow bulldozer as a sign that he didn’t need to handle both trucks at once.
Instead of letting go, my son silently holds on tighter and lifts that heavy machine out of my grasp.
These trucks are his treasures. He is not letting go.
Finally, after several crashes to the pavement, the trucks arrive in the dental office where they make paths through blocks, scale the sides of chairs and roll across railings.
At home later, they do what…
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