• Let Your Waders Get Full and Float
    by Scotty Smith on August 12, 2022 at 10:57 am

    “May God himself, the God of peace, sanctify you (make you like Jesus) through and through. May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. The one who calls you is faithful, and he will do it.” 1 Thess. 5:23-24   Heavenly Father, fly-fishing with some dear friends, one of our companions lost his footing, filled his waders with water, and proceeded to float down the gentle river—to our raucous laughs and his great sense of humor. That moment became a Gospel-metaphor for me. Father, I don’t want to wade “safely” into...