A good cry

A child is born!
Barbara Wheeler, president of Auburn Theological Seminary, tells about flying from New York to California one December to make a speech at Fuller Theological Seminary. She spent three valuable upgrade coupons to secure a first-class seat so she could work on her speech during the flight. As take-off time neared, she was pleased that no one was sitting beside her—more room for her papers, briefcase and laptop. But just before the doors closed, the seat was taken by a woman with a baby, one “small enough to be carried in her lap, big enough to resist being restrained.”


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