The Fingerless Lady Living in My Head

The Fingerless Lady Living in My Head

One Guy's Musings About Tolerance

One Guy's Head Series

by Don Everts

The Fingerless Lady Living in My Head
  • Length: 64 pages
  • Published: December 13, 2007
  •  Discontinued
  • ISBN: 978-0-8308-3614-7
  • Item Code: 3614
  • Case Quantity: 148

In this visit to Don Everts's head, you'll meet The Fingerless Lady. She's rather attractive, very popular and always smiling, giving everybody the thumbs-up. She loves to tell her inspiring story of climbing a mountain, a beautiful mountain that might look different from different sides but is still all the same mountain. But despite her warm affirmations and sugary voice, she's also a little creepy, with stubs where her fingers used to be. . . .

The Fingerless Lady has many friends, of course, like Conflict Is Always Horrible and All Religions Are The Same. But other ideas like Existentialism and Tragedy have some sharp questions for her. Can her philosophy withstand the scrutiny?


introduction: my head
1 meet the fingerless lady
2 the fingerless lady?s story
3 no throwing ideas
4 pointing is rude
5 listening to the mountain
6 the pointing thumb
conclusion: your head

Don Everts

Don Everts is reluctant to call himself an evangelist, but for decades he has found himself talking about Jesus with all sorts of skeptical and curious people. He is a writer for Lutheran Hour Ministries and associate pastor at Bonhomme Presbyterian Church in St. Louis, Missouri. He has also been a speaker and trainer for Alpha and InterVarsity Christian Fellowship. His many books include Jesus with Dirty Feet, I Once Was Lost, and The Reluctant Witness.

Don and his wife, Wendy, live in a wonderfully messy multigenerational household in the St. Louis area with their three children and Don’s mother, plus a dog that thinks he’s a cat, and a cat that spends time in the neighborhood sewers. 

BY Don Everts

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