december 2015

ChristmasPrison

375 Reasons to Love Christmas

This is a hard story to tell. Not because of its subject. The subject is wonderful. A church in Fort Smith, Arkansas, hoping to…

Hospitality

Holiday Hospitality 101

“To welcome the stranger is to acknowledge him as a human being made in God’s image; it is to treat her as one of…

IAmChristmas

I am Christmas

I am a basket. I hold a bundle of rosemary, traded by a soft-spoken man to the woman with the farm and all the…

HopBray

The Humble Life of Hop Bray

Garland “Hop” Bray is a man who figured it all out relatively early in life—but it took him a scared-straight-like trip to the only…