Sleepwalking Into Eternity

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The Return of Rip Van Winkle, John Quidor, 1849 (Washington, National Gallery of Art).

One surprising thing about the human story is not that the world around us changes so often, but rather how rarely we notice the changes. The cares of each day tend to obscure the profound historical developments happening right in front of our eyes. Does that mean we’re actually sleepwalking through life?

Deuteronomy 10:12; Micah 6:8; Matthew 7:21-23; John 21:22; Acts 1:7

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Music: “Rip Van Winkle,” Ray Sanchez, The Devotions, Roulette 1964.

Author: Albert J. McCarn

I am a lifelong disciple of Jesus (Yeshua) of Nazareth, an avid student of the Bible, a devoted husband and father, a 29-year veteran of the United States Army, and a historian who connects people with their own stories.