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A Story of Image

Driving through town this past weekend, we saw a young man dressed in "hip hop" like attire with a bit of razor stubble holding a cardboard sign with something on it written in black ball point pen.  Stop right there.  What's the image that comes to mind?  Yup.  That's what we thought, too. On one side was written "Call me" with his phone number.  He mouthed the words, "Call me" and flipped the cardboard sign over.  On the other side was written, "God loves you!"  He mouth the words, "God loves you."  Now what image comes to mind? First of all, the image that came to mind wasn't of him.  It was of me.  The word that came to my...

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