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Remembering the Missing Pieces at Christmastime

For Christmas six years ago, my aunt gave Robby and me a beautiful puzzle. We’ve worked on that thing for years, and we finally completed it this month! 815 more words

Faith

A Modern American Grinch

I used to love Christmas. Honest.

But now, I just can’t seem to enjoy it. Maybe it’s the fact that Christmas decorations come out after Halloween, and Black Friday sales last for weeks. 732 more words

American

The Christmas Gift That Everyone Needs

Regardless of how hard we try, the gift-giving season can create pressure. Whether it is trying to figure out what to buy that person “who has everything” or how to answer the question, “what would you like for Christmas?”, Christmas gifts can cause stress. 537 more words

The Best of the Worst of Holiday Lawn Spawn

Oh, America. I have looked at your pale, inflated underbellies, and it isn’t good. Not good at all.

I speak, of course, of those darling inflatable lawn spawn, which proliferate like fungus this time of year. 717 more words

Christmas Inflatables

Remembering my Childhood Memories of the Essence of Christmas

Going back to my roots!

I have lived most of my life here in Lagos, Nigeria. But I was born in Owerre Olubor, a peaceful town in the present day… 1,309 more words

GENERAL

Divine Exchange

God became flesh so that I could become spirit.

My pastor, Tim Franklin, Ph.D. spoke this phrase during a December 2013 sermon. This truth struck me like an arrow. 585 more words

Devotionals

Kathryne reblogged this on Healing Writer and commented:

A Christmas message from 2014 boiled down to nine evergreen words.

Get Yourself Ready! Advent begins...

If we think about it, one of the major lessons of life is preparation. Memes and messages remind us to live in the present because we spend so much time preparing for the near and distant future.  460 more words

Discipleship