The Gift Of Discernment

What it takes to go beyond the obvious and not just find, but understand, the truth of a thing

Photo by Marcel Smits on Unsplash

My father used to talk a lot about the gift of discernment. As a child I understood this to mean that one had good taste, which is typically how he glibly meant it, even though he understood the greater meaning within Christianity. We were raised in a conservative…

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David Todd McCarty

David Todd McCarty

Writer, Director, and Journalist with an interest in politics, culture, media, psychology, and garden gnomes. Top Writer in Culture, Politics, History, Science.