Tag: Mary

A Christmas Story: Believe

Chapter Four “Joseph!” greeted Mary’s Father. “It is good to see you.”  Joseph and his father-in-law exchanged a light embrace and a back-pat to one another. They stepped back and in the shadows of the setting sun. Mary’s father studied Joseph’s face before his eyes dropped to his […]

A Christmas Story: Joseph

Chapter Three A roar of men’s laughter echoed across the night sky. Joseph’s younger brother, Nathan, shuffled his feet the last few steps to the warm fire. He let go of the load he carried, and the crash of fresh cut firewood collided on the  ground. “You didn’t […]