How many times this Christmas season have you listened to, sung, hummed, or whistled the song, Joy to the World?
The inner-city community of Bonton, near downtown Dallas, is thousands of miles and nearly two centuries removed from the Victorian London of Charles Dickens. But there are some important parallels.
When I was younger, since my dad was a pastor, we visited quite a few nursing homes and retirement homes.
It was Herb who kicked things off at the world dilemma think tank at the philosophy counter in the Mule Barn truck stop.
I will be having a Charlie Brown Christmas.