France is leading the way on same sex issues with a new law, that identifies Mother and Father as Parent 1 and Parent 2 on all school forms. How about identifying children as Thing 1 and Thing 2 and so on? (#stupid is as stupid does)
One of life's joys is reading to your children and later on to your grandchildren. To that end,
I am always on the look out for good children's literature, of which I have a great appreciation for. This past Christmas, with my two year old granddaughter in mind, I found a series of board books by Danielle Hitchen, entitled "The Baby Believer Series." I loved the fact that they were board books (Indestructible, I think), warmly illustrated and with simple Bible verses.There is a new release coming out before Easter. Check out World Magazine Books of the Year for Children for a review of this and several others.
Stephanie L. Derrick writes in an article for World Magazine:
"May 1946 found C.S. Lewis tired of answering what had become a ceaseless stream of letters—mostly from Americans, the majority from women, and often about theology. A previously unpublished letter held at the British Library illustrates the commitment Lewis showed in private to serving those who taxed his time, energy, and, often, his nerves."