From Jen at et tu? comes a beautiful story about conversion with an unlikely pharmaceutical metaphor. Here’s an excerpt:
All my life I’d always thought that Christianity was a sugar pill. I thought that people swallowed it and then saw whatever they needed or wanted to see to make themselves feel better. But now that I have tried it for myself, I see that Christianity brings with it Something real, powerful, and external to the human mind. I agree with my friend in the drug study—you know the real thing when you get it. And this is the real thing.
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