Monthly Archives: December 2012

THROUGH THE EYES OF CHILDREN

Oftentimes we as adults forget what it is like to be a kid. I think this is especially the case at Christmas. I am reminded of the story of the elementary school play. One little girl came home and told … Continue reading

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“JOY AT CHRISTMAS… REALLY?”

Allow me to adapt a few lines from Dr. Seuss who penned, The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. Let’s think for a moment about some modern-day influences that can steal your joy at Christmas. First, there is THE TIME GRINCH. The … Continue reading

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PICTURE THIS…

Paint this picture in your mind’s eye. The fellowship hall at church is full of people. It’s a party… my birthday party. I have invited a hundred or so of my closest friends. Everyone comes in with a beautifully-wrapped gift, … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS IS ABOUT JESUS!

As Christmas was approaching, a very successful young businessman started thinking about what he could give his father who lived far away. He searched the internet until he found what he felt would be a unique, special, and very memorable … Continue reading

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WHO GIVES A CAR FOR CHRISTMAS?

In a Garfield comic strip, we see Garfield looking at a December calendar. He says, “It’s the holiday season. I just love this time of the year. It makes me feel greedy all over.” Has greed overtaken Christmas? I think … Continue reading

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