Yours, Mine and Ours

Yours, Mine and Ours

Scripture Reading: The High Priestly Prayer

On April 14th of this year, Judy and I had the privilege of attending the Toledo Opera Companies world premiere production of the new opera entitled, “I Dream.” The Opera is a drama depicting the last 36 hours of Martin Luther King Jr’s life. …As you watched the Opera, the only set piece in the show is the image of a motel in the background with the balcony directly in front of the door which of course represented the place of King’s assassination on April 4th, 1968. During those 36 hours, King struggles with nighttime dreams which include visits to his past. One of those flashbacks takes the audience back to his childhood and his interactions with his maternal grandmother…