Writings by Cole Huffman


The Third Brother

I sometimes imagine a third brother in Jesus’ prodigal story. The prodigal brother is the heavyweight sinner, yes? So we think. The elder brother is the lightweight sinner—so he thinks. What if there was another brother? As I imagine it (humor me): After helping the older brother in the fields all day this third brother goes to the homecoming party the father throws for the prodigal brother. He’s happy to see his wayward brother home but also empathizes with his older brother’s contempt for... Read More
Posted by Cole Huffman at Sep 23 | 1 comments
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