Confession Lightens the Heart

  Do you know what a fishing weight is? It’s a lead weight that fishermen use to sink their lines deeper in the water. Sometimes they are called “lead sinkers.” Picture those little weights hooked into your skin. Hundreds of the small lead balls hooked into your back, your legs, your face. All over. Every secret you carry is like one of those weights. Every shame and guilt, every pretending about the truth. Some weigh just a couple of ounces. But they add up. You’ve been carrying some of them… Continue reading Confession Lightens the Heart