Maybe it’s an age thing. Sometimes a memory comes to you, a memory that perhaps you hadn’t thought about in decades, and then for some reason you find yourself thinking about that memory several times a week, over the course of months. And maybe, if you’re like me, you lay awake at night, trying to walk into that memory, and take it all in, dig up details that you’d forgotten or maybe identify components that you had not even noticed at the time. Also, you might ask yourself, why now? Why have I been flashing back to this memory so often of late?
The summer before my senior year in (Bible) college, I interned at a church in a suburb of Syracuse, New York. I worked with the youth and preached a couple of sermons, helped out where needed.
I stayed with the minister of the church. I’ll call him…
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