Christmas brings wonderment, and a sense of a future yet unfolded. We practice gratitude, as therapy, sometimes fearfully, and occasionally, with quiet joy. There is uncertainty all around us, and we crave certainty – not the certainty of death and destruction – but rather the reliable and certain comfort of feeling blessed, in a blessed world.
What we are seeing today doesn’t look very blessed. The United States Congress that supposedly represents us under Constitutional guidelines, . . .