The Big and Little of the Gospel
Just how wonderful is the gospel? Even angels long to look into these things. I Peter 1:12
Precisely what is this gospel? It is ‘good news’. But what is the content of this good news? Well, for this Barber Shop Theological foray, let’s see the big and the small of the Gospel.
My dad, Oscar, first stepped behind the barber’s chair of his shop in Apache, Oklahoma in January of 1963. I was in the first grade. There is no telling how many thousands of haircuts he has given over the past 48 years.
My dad tried to retire once and sold his shop in town, but a stream of guys from around town found their way to the house and the chair he had put into the garage, and soon he was only semi-retired. To this day, he still greets customers by their first names as they show up a mile north of town to get a haircut. On my recent visit home Continue reading Barber Shop Theology – The Big & Small of it