by Ruth Everhart
Old Testament Reading: Exodus 34:29-35
For Sunday, Februray 10, 2013—Transfiguration of Our Lord
Shining faces. Who doesn’t love a shining face? We picture a child beaming as she displays a crayoned masterpiece. Or lovers reuniting at an airport, their faces aglow. Or those commercials for anti-aging skincare products that feature a 28 year old.
Oil. Love. Happiness. A good sweat. A hot shower. A loofah. Great sex. Fine wine. No wonder there’s such a market for skincare products! Shining skin isn’t just an idea, it’s a physical reality that shouts to the world: “I am healthy and happy!” [Read more...]