By Jerry Price
Retired Pastor, Spring Hill
Some of you, like me, are old enough to remember the old Sunday Blue Laws. Most businesses were closed except a few that sold essentials. Even most gas stations were closed. Sunday was set aside for worship and rest from the busy week.
I remember one particular weekend when the power went off in our house during the night on Saturday. The temperature was in the teens and we woke up to a very cold Sunday morning.
I discovered that one of the old 220 volt fuses (there were no circuit breakers to reset) had burned out. I couldn’t buy one anywhere. I finally had to call the emergency service line at the power company to get the fuse replaced but even that took some persuading to get them to come. [Read more…]