FROM THE PULPIT: Free yourself, confess your sins

Published: Monday, June 10, 2013 at 04:20 PM.

Carefully, Johnny picked up the pieces and carried them to his bedroom. He sat on his bed, looked at them and wondered what to do.

Should he hide the pieces?

Blame it on Mary?

Glue it back together?

Johnny realized he had to tell Grandma the truth.

He found her sitting in the living room, knitting a sweater. Johnny walked up to her and, unable to look her in the eyes, showed her the shards of glass.

"Grandma, I disobeyed you,” he said quietly. “I’m very sorry.”

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