Tag Archive: Joy

The Nativity Cures Holiday Blues


Even though the tree up was up, the advent calendar was hung, and our outside lights were twinkling about the night air, my third-grade life was still rather drab. I had to plod… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Every Day


Sometimes it was painfully awkward; sometimes it was refreshing, and sometimes it was just a touch weird.  Yet, we did it. Each Thanksgiving after the pumpkin pie had been put away, all five… Continue reading

Have Baptists Embraced China’s One-Child-Mindset?


Last week, the people’s republic of China announced that it will end its “One-Child-Policy. The days of government agents forcible pulling babies out of the womb while are over. Very soon, Chinese couples… Continue reading