If Only in My Dreams

Bing Crosby made “I’ll Be Home for Christmas” popular in 1943. With US troops fighting both fronts of the Second World War, it’s easy to see why this Christmas song struck a common chord both here and abroad. We all have dealt with separation from loved ones at one time or another, but the Christmas […]

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Christmas Lights and Jonah’s Gourd

   “So Jonah was exceeding glad of the gourd.” Jonah 4:6 Christmas lights—a source of great delight and fierce frustration! I’m sure you’ve all experienced the irritation of placing LIT lights on your tree or around the highest point of your house, only to descend the ladder, look up, and see a section that is […]

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12 Days to Celebrate

Every year, I ask the Lord for something insightful–something I may not have seen before about this special time of the year. This year, He gave me several blessings! I came across these words for “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” I’m not certain of their origin, but some claim that, as was so often the […]

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