Each year I enjoy hanging up a set of ornaments bought at the Crystal Cathedral in Orange County, California in 2006. That Christmas eve I heard a wonderful sermon from the late Robert H. Schuller which contained a family yarn about unwrapping a nativity set and not seeing the baby in his crib. Where was he? An anxious hunt ensued to make good the incomplete set. The figure of the baby had almost been discarded with the wrapping papers. The […]
We have all heard of genies in lamps, even a genie in a bottle. Jeannie’s bottle seems to have been fairly cheap. But this is a real blast. Carol singers in a can, the sound emerging horn-style. It is the kind of noise that gives a simple pleasure … if you are the one producing it. And the repertoire is – well, constant.