Be a Blessing this Christmas

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year for most, but for some, it ends up being a sad and stressful season. Folks without friends, family, or money searching for joy. Long nights and shorter days seem to loom over spirits like a dark blanket. The cold air keeps us all indoors - unable to take a walk or enjoy the fresh air. Each holiday reminds us of lost loved ones and of blessings that seem to have become curses... Haunted and hungry for a blessing.

Don’t Be a Grinch This Christmas

It's true, one of my favorite Christmas shows is the Dr. Seuss classic, 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' (1966).  The wiry villain plans to dress up like Santa and sneak into houses to steal stockings and presents and trees... that is, until he meets little Cindy Lou Who from Whoville.  But you don't have to … Continue reading Don’t Be a Grinch This Christmas

The True Meaning of Christmas

I think that you and I both would agree that Christmas is more than the cards and gifts, more than the trees and lights, more than family and food. There is a much deeper meaning, a much more fulfilling notion than that of a fat, bearded man on a sleigh. It is the birth of the Christ child: the true story that God was born of a virgin in the little town of Bethlehem over 2,000 years ago. BUT WHY? To so many, the mystery of this event brings a magic to their celebration like none other. Let's unwrap the greatest Christmas gift ever given and discover the real reason for the season...