“It is in giving that we receive.” Growing up in consumerist America, I have often failed to see the truth of this advice from Francis of Assisi. However, when I visited northeastern India with a mission team, I encountered a person who truly understood. Interestingly, my teacher was not a sage or.
In the coming months, we will occasionally feature student reflections on books they've read in class or other aspects of their life and studies. In the following essay, Matthew Baugher explores surrender through the writings of medieval authors Erasmus and Augustine..