‘Don’t Open ‘Til Christmas!’ True Love Waits
December 23rd, 1994
by Rev. Kenny Joseph “But Mom, it’s just another 20 days ’til Christmas. Why can’t I just open the presents now? At least peek at some of ’em,” I begged. “Sorry, our tradition is, ‘Don’t open ’til Christmas!’ And that’s an order,” our usually soft-spoken Mom barked. Though I’ve spent 42 Christmases in Tokyo and …
Christ Arose—So What?
April 1st, 1994
by Rev. Kenny Joseph It usually happens after every time I preach in Japan. I get to the place where Christ died for our sins. Then I flip over to the big colored picture of the Cross on my O.N.P. and come to the Resurrection scene. There are the “frightened disciples huddled together in mutual …