Happy Thanksgiving! … Thanks to God, William Bradford, and Others

Happy Thanksgiving!   My Favorite Holiday There is no holiday that creates in me the same unadulterated joy as Thanksgiving.  Christmas is overwhelmed with materialism and inseparably mixed with God-like Santa Clause and the history of paganism.  Easter is on the correct weekend, but is corrupted with an equal dose of heathen worship.  Thanksgiving, on […]

Birthdays – Annual Reminders

“HAPPY BIRTHDAY!” For children, birthdays rival or surpass Christmas as the most important day of the year. Most of my childhood possessions—including socks and school supplies—came on either Christmas or my birthdays. My parent saved—even until today—some of my more popular childhood toys (e.g., the forever-classic Lincoln Logs) for the entertainment of other visiting children. […]