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"Finding Neverland": Following the Example of Children

Finding Neverland tells the story of how author James Barrie (Johnny Depp) wrote the wildly successful play Peter Pan in 1904.

The culture of the theater ...


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Childlike Joy in God's Love

In his book The Wisdom of Tenderness, Brennan Manning tells the following story:

Several years ago, Edward Farrell of Detroit took his two-week vacation ...

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"Jack": Childlike Adult Makes Friends

The movie Jack is about a boy whose body ages at four times the normal rate. Though he thinks and feels like a 10-year-old, Jack (Robin Williams) has ...


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Learning from Childlikeness

When I look at a patch of dandelions, I see a bunch of weeds that are going to take over my yard. Kids see flowers for Mom and blowing white fluff you ...


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Oxymoron: Childlike Journalist

In Something Beautiful for God, longtime British journalist Malcolm Muggeridge tells how he met Mother Teresa while filming a BBC documentary about her ...


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A Lesson from the Good Samaritan

When our son, Tory, was just a small boy, we were coming home from Sunday school and church, and I asked him what he had learned that morning. He told ...


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Take What You Get

When my brother and sister-in-law were expecting a baby, I asked my four-year-old niece, Justina, "What do you want, a baby brother or a baby sister?" ...


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Mysterious Voice

I neglected to tell my new patient, a little boy, how his hospital room intercom worked. Soon his light flashed. I called his name and asked what he wanted. ...


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God Taking Pictures

My friend has a 5-year-old daughter. One day during a thunder storm--lightning flashing, thunder roaring--he went to check on her. He found his little ...


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The Childlike Joy of Creation

How did God create daisies? I say, "Like a child." You throw a child up in the air or bounce him off your knee. When you sit him on the floor, ...


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