“”My very excellent mother just served us nine pizzas” Do you remember what this phrase is for? It’s a mnemonic device. If you guessed that it is a sentence for remembering the order and names of the planets, then you are correct! Well, at least it was until Pluto got dropped from the planetary list! It used to be a great mnemonic device because back in the day, we had 9 planets! Poor Pluto! It’s as if one day it was one of the nine and the next day it wasn’t......
This is Part 1 of a 3 Part series called Because. See Part 2: Because- Living Out of Fear and Part 3: Because – To Love is to Live Read along with me from Matthew 25:1-13 – the Parable of the 10 Bridesmaids. I’ve never been a big fan of this story. But we all need to pay attention to stories that trouble us. At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten bridesmaids who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish and five......