Tag: True Meaning of Christmas

The Meaning of Christmas

Christmas is a big letdown. Now don’t get me wrong.  I love pretty much everything about Christmas.  It’s my favorite holiday of the year.  I love gift giving.  I love singing Christmas songs.  I love Christmas decorations.  I love trimming the Christmas tree.  I… Continue Reading “The Meaning of Christmas”

And A Little Child Shall Lead Them

Close your eyes and picture in your mind the moment of Christ’s birth. If you are like most people, you probably picture a stable with a wooden manger.  In the manger atop a bale of hay is the baby Jesus.  And surrounding Jesus are… Continue Reading “And A Little Child Shall Lead Them”

The Sound of Music

There is a war on Christmas! But it’s not being fought out there…it’s being fought right here, in the church!  Can you guess what it is? The commercialization of Christmas? The pros and cons of gift-giving? No. The war, the secret war, being fought… Continue Reading “The Sound of Music”

Believing the Unbelievable

Otherwise Titled “Are Midi-Chlorians Real?” How do you tell truth from fiction? Sometimes it’s easy, sometimes…it’s complicated.  Truth can be fictionalized like we see in the movies and on television.  “Based on a true story” simply means some aspect of what you are about… Continue Reading “Believing the Unbelievable”

Festivus for the Rest of Us!

It’s the “why” of Christmas that matters, not the “when”