Intramural, co-ed volleyball. Now there’s a topic that probably has all kinds of analogies just waiting to be discovered. Some quite humorous, I imagine. I was never very good at sports, despite my height. I used to say that my main function on the team was to get off the bus first just to intimidate the opponents. Beyond that, I’m afraid I didn’t have too much to offer.
Nonetheless, I continued to enjoy volleyball, just for fun and exercise. In preparation for one church event, someone brought out a net that needed untangling and a bit of repair. It took quite awhile, and I remember one of the women saying, “don’t give up now; look how far we’ve come!”
There’s volleyball analogy #1, I suppose.
But I’m thinking about other nets and the storyline that still Continue reading “Which side of the boat is your net on?”