A moment with Christ

A moment with Christ

The shepherds “went with haste” (Luke 2:16) to look for the baby, wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger. I took some time this week to join them.   I thought about what it would have been like to look for Jesus, the baby an angel had told them about. So,...
God wanted you to have Christmas

God wanted you to have Christmas

According to a Harris poll, Americans still pick Christmas as their favorite holiday, by a wide margin. Forty-six percent of all Americans enjoy celebrating Christmas more than all others.  I was curious why people felt that way.  I googled and read several...
Let the world be our teacher too

Let the world be our teacher too

There is an Amazon ad this Christmas that touches my heart.  Actually, the Lord used the ad to convict my heart and inspire this blog post. I hope you will take the time to watch it now before you keep reading. Kindness, the greatest gift Amazon has a wonderful...
The Giver of good things

The Giver of good things

’Tis the season once again.  Somehow the coffee just tastes better when it is enjoyed with the lights of Christmas.  Somehow, the quiet, colorful mornings of the Christmas season put the rest of the day in a bright, more God-filled perspective.  The news is a bit...
Empty shelves, rich lives

Empty shelves, rich lives

I took my mom to do a little shopping and, I have to admit, the news reports were right about the shortages on the shelves. The stores are decorated for Christmas, but where are the stacks of merchandise that usually fill the shelves? “’Tis the season” but there “is...