Like all of us, Jesus was part of a family.  Families, every one of them, have "complications". God can turn them into blessings.

Jesus’ family had plenty of skeletons in the closet.  Probably your family is not different.  They’re still you’re family.  [Advent] is a good time of year to mend some family ties.

from the little blue book

Family ties I need to mend?  You bet.  But my question, how does one mend the ties when the other member of the family doesn’t want to?  I’m praying for guidance here….