On February 24, 1948, one of the most unusual operations in medical history took place in Ohio State University’s department of research surgery. A stony sheath was removed from around the heart of a 30-year old man named Harry Besharra.
This week’s Advent focus is on joy. But let’s face it; sometimes joy can be a challenge for all of us, even in church. Or, for that matter, especially in church. It’s easy to think sometimes that it’s our obligation
We put up our Christmas tree and decorated our home for the holidays this week. Consider that a literary “we.” They don’t let me get involved in the inside decoration, though I am required to scale the ladder to dangerous