FROM THE PULPIT: Free yourself, confess your sins

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

Grandma carefully took all the pieces of glass from Johnny’s hand and asked, "When did this happen?"

"This morning, just after the sun came up,” he said.

"It is almost supper time now,” Grandma said. “Why did you take so long to tell me?"

"Grandma, I was afraid to tell you,” he said. “I disobeyed you and was trying to figure out a way to hide it. But I finally knew I had to tell you the truth. You are my grandma.”

Johnny finally looked Grandma in the eye. He saw tears.

"I’m very, very sorry! Please forgive me,” he said.  

Grandma said, "Come here, Johnny. Sit in my lap."

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