Turning the other cheek

Lent Day 18

When I was in Sunday school, we had to learn about the Sermon on the Mount. Jesus said rather than prescribing to the “eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth” doctrine, if we get slapped by an evil-doer, it’s better to turn the other cheek.

I was pretty much raised to keep my mouth shut and not shake things up. That translated into me being pushed around and bullied — although I…

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Alan O'Hashi, Views from Behind the Lens

Alan O'Hashi, Views from Behind the Lens

Have Typewriter-Will Travel: I’m a filmmaker & author. My book “Beyond Heart Mountain” was just released by Winter Goose Publishing www.beyondheartmountain.com