Daily Devotional

“She’s Pretty”


When my son began second grade, he was assigned to a teacher of a different race than ours. After he had been in class for a few days, I asked him what he thought of his teacher; he simply told me that she was nice. Deciding to delve into this a little further, I asked him what she looked like. He didn’t answer by telling me her race; he didn’t even tell me if she was tall or short, thin or heavy, blond or brunette. All he said was, “She’s pretty.”

From that conversation, it was apparent to me that ...

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