1 post from day 06/11/2020

The Yoke…Surrender is the Best Path Forward

When I was a kid my dad told me stories of his youth when he was a farm boy during the Great Depression. He explained how they placed yokes on two cows to do their plowing. The images in my head looked painful and abusive to me. That’s because I was, incorrectly, associating the farm yokes with how the pilgrims used stocks to punish and shame people in the public square. A calf placed in the yoke with the older cow wasn’t placed there for punishment, but rather as a teaching guide. The ...

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