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What does Christmas really mean?

When I was a child, Christmas has been one the most awaited holidays for me. Well, I waited for it predominantly because: It is one the most celebrated occasions in the family and also my birthday. 424 more words

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Monday Quote!

Benjamin Franklin

1706-1790

How many observe Christ’s  birthday! How few, His precepts! O! ’tis easier to keep Holidays than commandments.

This is the last of the Ben Franklin quotes for a while. 48 more words

Religion

The Gift

Dust settles ponderously over the road, glowing dull orange in the day-dying light. The woman in the doorway has no eyes for ordinary wonders. She stares, unseeing, through sluggish air paint-brushed by a red-stained wind. 560 more words

The Blood of Jesus....Protection and Redemption

     And almost all things are by the law purged with blood; and without shedding of blood is no remission. Hebrews 9:22

     Shedding of blood comes up a lot of times in the Old Testament. 840 more words

The Gift of a Sprained Foot at Christmas

It has been five weeks since I sprained my foot. I saw the podiatrist the Monday before Thanksgiving and the first words out of his mouth were, “You are not cooking Thanksgiving dinner.” 478 more words

Real Gain


Many people are in the rat race, running after achievement and money, they are concerned about what other people think of them. I recently attended a function to the honor of a person who retired. 296 more words

Christmas Day

The Nativity of the Lord

Isaiah 62:6-12; Psalm 97; Titus 3:4-7; Luke 2:(1-7)8-20

These lessons are traditionally read during the principal service on Christmas Day in many liturgical churches. 537 more words

Revised Common Lectionary