Never heard of Josef Pieper? (1904-1997)
Aug. 7, 2017, will always be a special day for me. On that date, I had my first conversation with Kerrville Daily Times Photo Editor Tom Holden. That conversation was what ultimately brought me to Kerrville.
However you interpret the Biblical Christmas story of the birth of Jesus, Jesus was born an immigrant. The emperor’s census required Joseph’s family to leave their home and journey to a temporary emergency location where he was born.
For this week’s devotion, I will let Kelli Rice and her husband, the Rev. Bob Rice, Presbyterian Church (USA) mission co-workers, tell about ways they are promoting health and wellbeing in South Sudan:
What do we do when those around us are agitated, aggressive, argumentative or angry? Our response and words are critical in times like these, and the Bible tells us there is great power in our words.