He died well before I was born.
My grandmother’s brother lived only to be a young adult.
His portrait hangs in my living room, a reminder of years past in my family’s history.
I am privileged to have a Bible that was handed down from a generation long ago.
Although going blind during her last years, my grandmother would play Christian hymns on a keyboard.
Being only a child when she died, her example to me was only for a short while, yet I remember.
God’s light has shown in the lives of many in my family.
Deuteronomy 7:9 encourages us:
Know therefore that the LORD your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commands.