“put your head up and face the world head on son….”
So I say to my son as he and I walk from his classroom.
I believe that knowing Jesus gives us the courage, curiousity and passion to approach life with a positive, frank and loving attitude.
This article from an avowed athiest is fascinating. I don’t quite agree or understand why his atheistic views gives his observations more credibility, but they seem too.
“Whenever we entered a territory worked by missionaries, we had to acknowledge that something changed in the faces of the people we passed and spoke to: something in their eyes, the way they approached you direct, man-to-man, without looking down or away. They had not become more deferential towards strangers – in some ways less so – but more open. “