Text: Luke 2:41-52
Even for readers who have an inside scoop, the building sense of desperation is palpable. Mary and Joseph, searching frantically for at least three days to find their adolescent son. It’s every parent’s nightmare.
Last year for Christmas, trying to be a wise parent myself, I gifted my then 4-year-old son with a “Good Job Jar,” a homemade present to encourage positive behavior and introduce the idea of long-term goals. The concept is [Read more…]