Carolyn Ogburn Photo by Random Retail F IC T IO N i Th s decision to sacrice m fi yself was not impulsive: I have struggled all my life (especially the last several years) with what it means to take Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s insistence that Christ calls a person to come and die seriously. He was not advocating self-immolation, but others have found this to be the necessary deed, as I have myself for some time now: it has been a long Gethsemane, and excruciating to keep my plans from my wife and other members of our family. http://www.umc.org/news-and-media/retired-pas tor -saw-destiny-in-self-immolation SUMMER 2 018 • THE MIS SOURI RE V IE W 165 e p Th arking lot was light by six in the morning, but its streetlights still buzzed and flickered yellow in the gray-green dawn. House wrens flit - ted across the abandoned asphalt, little gray birds that had nested in the electric curl of the stillO -li t and A’s, the crook of th G e . e Th ditches hummed with crickets, frogs. In a few hours, Caleb knew, the parking lot would seem quiet again, full of everyday trac: t ffi he occasional rattle of
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Published: Jul 20, 2018
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