For any parent that has recently endured the fresh hell that was homeschoolinglast spring, September can’t come soon enough. If schools do reopen, however, the new social distancing measures will make it a very unusual year!
Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. He wanted to see who Jesus was, but being a short man (some translations read “a man of little stature’)he could not because of the crowd. So he ran ahead and climbed a sycamore-fig tree to see him, since Jesus was coming that way.
What a difference a week makes! As we mentioned in last week’s “Library Lines” column in The Castro County News, we closed on July 10, as all three of us Rhoads Memorial Library workers needed to be tested for COVID-19. Thankfully, results came back negative for all of us, so we reopened on July 16.
Just as our pets often help their owners through difficult times, animals that have suffered from traumatic events may need extra support.
What the federal government is doing in Portland, Oregon is a major overreach of power and breach of the Constitution.