Contributed by Chris Tiller on Nov 18, 2005
Stephen is an example of living and dying (1) without fear, (2) without bitterness, (3) focused on Christ, (4)immersed in scripture.
They say that two things are inevitable: death and taxes.
The task of an accountant is to minimize the taxes people pay.
I read somewhere that the task of a pastor is to prepare people for a good death.
Of course, this statement might be overly simplistic theologically. It might be