What do you do with stories that call your hero into question? I have not seen The Dark Night Rises, but when last we left Batman in The Dark Night, his light had been broken and his image tarnished. Dejected he rode off into the darkness pursued by dogs.
I have yet to see the new Spiderman movie. I did see someone comment that the story of Spiderman is really the story about Peter Parker. Insightful. Maybe all comic book heroes are about their human alter egos.
What of your Bible heroes?
This morning I met with one of the men in our church. We meet most Tuesday mornings. We talk about a variety of subjects. He often brings up a point about the Sunday sermon in the course of our conversations.Continue Reading …