Religion Insights columnist for The Herald-Palladium

Charles Dickens writes in his iconic novel, “A Tale of Two Cities”: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair ... in short, the period was so far like the present period.”

The novel, written in the 1800s about the 1700s, pretty well describes the 2000s we live in now. In which of the two cities will we choose to live?

Today’s Insights was written by the Rev. Ron Rayon, pastor of Grace Christian Center in St. Joseph. Insights is written by area clergy every weekend to give different viewpoints on a variety of topics.