Monthly Archives: December 2013

Auld Lang Syne

As we prepare to start another new year, I thought it would be nice to take a look at the classic song that is always played at New Year’s.  This song has been around almost as long as our country … Continue reading

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O Holy Night

As we leave another Christmas behind, I wanted to share with you my very favorite Christmas song.  It is hard for me not to tear up whenever I hear this song. God sending His Son to us was really the … Continue reading

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Don’t Lose the Wonder

We understand more about the working of our universe today than our ancestors could have ever imagined.  The stars do not seem as mysterious as they once did.  But with that knowledge has come with an unintended cost, which is … Continue reading

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Jesus: The Greatest Gift Ever Given

Luke 2:11-12 (NIV) 11 Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. 12 This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger. Before the … Continue reading

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The Importance of Peace

Luke 2:14 (NIV) 14 “Glory to God in the highest heaven,     and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Peace.  How we long for it in our hearts and souls.  We want it in all our relationships and in … Continue reading

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Take Your Nativity Out of the House

One of my favorite things to do as a child was to help my mom decorate for Christmas.  We would go get the boxes of Christmas decorations out of Grandma Rose’s attic and mom and I would spend several hours … Continue reading

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The Candles of Advent

The season of Advent officially began a couple of weekends ago.  For some of you an Advent wreath is something that you grew up with and is pretty standard for this season.  Others of you are still new to this … Continue reading

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