Posted in December 2012

Being Fed

It seems that we have an unwelcome Christmas tradition in our family.  Someone gets sick on Christmas.  Usually, it’s my oldest.  This year, we waited with much anticipation and breath holding.  As Christmas loomed closer, we thought we were off the hook.  But then, just because it’s tradition I guess, my littlest came down with … Continue reading

Advent Angels… A Christmastime Game

Advent Angels… A Christmastime Game

When I was a little girl I always looked forward to Christmas.  Most children do, of course.  But aside from the usual traditions, I specifically looked forward to a game we played called Advent Angels.  Little did I know that, in this family adored game, my parents were teaching me Biblical principles that would stick … Continue reading

Heavy Heart…

“For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us;  And the government will rest on His shoulders; And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.”  Isa 9:6 (NASB) The end of this verse is so incredibly rich.  It’s a feast that’s almost … Continue reading

Taking Time to Bear One Another’s Burdens

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year… Do you know that song?  I had to do a quick search to find that it was Andy Williams who sang that.  “It’s the most wonderful time of the year with the kids jingle belling and everyone telling you ‘Be of good cheer’.” Christmas is such a … Continue reading