Jennifer Moland-Kovash is copastor of All Saints Lutheran Church in Palatine, Illinois.
Other people have the things I want, and they seem fine.
Luke's story of the rich man and Lazarus is full of vivid details. Which makes you cringe the most?
In the summer we usually make a pilgrimage of sorts to visit family in Minnesota lake country. I generally think at least once on such a trip—usually while sitting in a boat in the middle of a lake—“I wish I could just stay here forever.” Rest and vacation are good things.