The Letter brings death...the Spirit gives Life! On a deeper level the story of Absalom (son of David), teaches us to look below the surface both in our encounters with the word and each other
For people who enjoy reading, a good book can transport you into another world. It’s such a common experience that we take it for granted. Whether it’s a physical book or in electronic form, the same thing happens. As we scan the words and sentences, we can be in another world, sharing thoughts and feelings with the characters in a novel or gaining new insights in something that interests us.