Posts Tagged ‘Christmas’

Missing My Kids on Christmas – False Pride in Serving God

Pride in serving God through altar serving

I stood there alone in the back of the beautifully decorated church fighting back tears. Even on Christmas Eve, the words echoed soundlessly through the church, but screaming and racing through my head. This is not how it’s supposed to be. This is not how it’s supposed to be. This is not how it’s supposed to be. This is…

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Causes of Christmas Let Down – Christmas Blues

Are you experiencing Christmas let down? The hustle and bustle, the joy and anticipation of Christmas have come and gone already. A lot of planning, preparation, shopping, wrapping, cooking, baking, and cleaning went into a few short hours, hours that we thought would be perfect, filled with joy and laughter, and hopefully, for many of…

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Christmas Gospel – John1:1-18

Christmas Gospel JOHN 1:1-18 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came to be through him, and without him nothing came to be. What came to be through him was life, and this life was the light…

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What Was The First Christmas Eve Like?

I was speaking to friends the other day about what the first Christmas Eve must have been like. Today, we are caught up in last minute shopping, the hustle of wrapping gifts, the shine of brightly colored lights, the preparation of mountains of food, and the greetings of friends and family from far and near.…

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How to Wrap Christmas Presents

How do you wrap Christmas presents? Are you one of those who carefully selects just the right paper, wraps the present in a brightly colored bow with just the right amount of plumpness to it, or are you one of those hasty last minute wrappers quickly grabbing the sides of last year’s left over wrapping…

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