My heart is heavy because a reader of FOTM has lost his way, and I need your help.
K. and I have been in email correspondence for several years — a correspondence that he initiated. He sends me jokes and news tips, and is supportive and complimentary of FOTM.
In his youth, he went to Bible college but did not become a minister. He became an expert mechanic who specializes in British autos.
He is long divorced, has grown children, is emotionally needy, and often complains of being lonely.
Three days ago, he startled me when, out of the blue (we weren’t discussing Christianity or any religion), he declared that he no longer believes but thinks Christianity to be illogical, irrational, bogus, deceptive, and oppressive.
I wrote back, that I am sorry for him that he’s lost his faith, and that I will pray for him.
He responded with…