What’s in a Name?

And His name shall be . . . Parents take great pride in naming their children. They go through a list of names then hum and hah before finally making a decision. It’s a tough process. The name has to be just right. The perfect fit. Now, I’ve never been a Mom, but I do...

Christmas Anticipation

Do you remember waiting for Christmas to come? When we were young, it seemed to take FOREVER to get here. You know what I’m talking about. The anticipation builds inside you every day, threatening to bubble and spill over? Christmas just couldn’t get here fast enough!...

Still Christmas

If you were only allowed to listen to one Christmas song (gasp!), what would it be? Which song stands out from your childhood memories? Brings the most emotion? Wraps Christmas up for you with a beautiful bow? That’s an easy one for me. Silent Night. For a number of...

The Manger and the Cross

Jesus came at Christmas so we could celebrate Easter. That is the reason for the season. Not all the bright lights, tinsel, Santa, presents, etc. While all of that is fun—it’s not the true meaning of Christmas. Do we remember this or do we bury ourselves in...

Stocking Surprises

The house was still, we were nicely tucked into our beds, but Susan and I were wide awake. Murray was probably fast asleep. Maybe. “Can you see anything?” I said. Susan shone the flashlight toward the door, illuminating the stuffed stocking hanging on the doorknob....

Merry Christmas!

Hey, everyone! Hope you’re all having a wonderful Christmas season with your precious families. I’m taking a break from blogging this week but just wanted to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Plus, I wanted to leave you with an amazing...

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