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You’ve Got Mail

You walk to your letterbox, open it, and find the usual fistful of mail. A few catalogues. A letter from a hopeful politician wanting your vote in the looming election. A brochure for pest control. What looks like a car registration bill. And a pale blue envelope with your name in sloping letters. You turn it over to see who has opted for snail mail over flicking you a quick email or text. There, written in the same deliberate, yet graceful, hand is a word that makes your heart quicken. God. Pfft! Who’s pulling a prank? you wonder. You turn the envelope back over to check the postmark: Paradise. There’s a place called Paradise in Tassie, somewhere out past Deloraine. But there’s another word stamped in the corner; Eternity. What would you do? Say it was you who went to that letterbox and pulled out that pale blue envelope enclosing a letter from God. What do you think it would say? Your answer will speak volumes of who you think God is. Perhaps He would open with, “Oh …