Making sense of suffering

Posted by    |    July 28th, 2012 at 5:40 am

Aurora Colorado District 1 Commander Kevin Flynn looks at the memorial for the victims of the movie theater shooting in Aurora, July 25, 2012 (Credit: Reuters / Rick Wilking)New technology sounds an alarm when sensors recognize components in the room common to all bullets.  This morning’s USA Today website tells us that the company manufacturing this technology has been contacted by numerous movie theaters in recent days.  Two weeks ago, who would have thought that such security would be necessary?

It’s been a tough week.  Yesterday afternoon, Janet and I attended a funeral I could not have imagined a week ago.  Dr. Brian Newman was the 51-year-old Minister of Married Adults at Park Cities Baptist Church in Dallas.  During the years I served there as senior pastor, he was one of my favorite staff colleagues and a dear friend.  Last Saturday he collapsed at home with bleeding in his brain and never regained consciousness; he died the following Monday morning.  I still cannot believe he is gone.

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