Your Opinion: A prayer for peace and joy

Dear Editor:

This is in response to Cal Winter’s letter on Jan. 6. I am so sorry that you have never experienced God’s love that was purchased for you through the death of His Son, Jesus Christ.

The Christian god is not a god of terror and punishment. He provided a sacrifice for all our sin. It’s there for anyone that wants it. Each person has to make that choice for himself.

When I made my choice I experienced a love greater than any love I have felt on earth. Jesus carried me through the death of two children and my parents. My life has had a lot of heartbreak but the peace I felt through it all was truly amazing.

I am praying that the day will come when you can experience that peace, love and joy too.

Issue-oriented letters to the editor in response to this or about other local topics are welcome. All letters should be limited to 400 words. The author's name must appear with the letter, and the name, address and phone number provided for verification. Letters that cannot be verified by telephone will not be published. Send letters for publication to editor@newstribune.com

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting

News Tribune - comments