Viral Voyage: Prayer Matters

A photo of white clouds in the shape of wings in a dark blue sky. The face and praying hands of a woman have been added with thin lines.
Photo by Ysabel de la Rosa

I was raised by parents with graduate degrees in theology, whose understanding of Christianity embraced intellect, heart, and soul. Their Christian practice also embraced the world and other religions, not as substitute faiths, but as worthy of study, with acceptance toward others of different faiths. The bookshelves in our home proved as much. If you want to scare the daylights out of a toddler, a photo of a Tibetan lion is perfect. My…