Merry Christmas

It’s that time of year once again. It’s the time for “Decking the Halls,” and “Dreaming of A White Christmas.” It’s time to hear those “Sleigh Bells Ring,” and remember that you’d better be good cause “Santa Claus is Coming to Town.” Yet, with all the Christmas hullabaloo do we miss the point of theContinue reading “Merry Christmas”

This Christmas Season

There are many bloggers out there that could probably put this more eloquently, but here is my effort to conceptualize what Christmas truly means. If you were to ask random people on the street what they thought Christmas was really about what would they say? There’s been a tendency in our fast-paced modern society toContinue reading “This Christmas Season”

What Christmas Really Means

There are many bloggers out there that could probably put this more eloquently, but here is my effort to conceptualize what Christmas really means. Obviously even secular (nonreligious) sources point out the tendency for Christmas to become about presents and seemingly meaningless activities and events. Dr. Seuss’s How The Grinch Stole Christmas provides a welcomeContinue reading “What Christmas Really Means”

A Christmas Carol, Another Look

“Oh!  captive, bound, and double-ironed,” cried the phantom, “not to know, that ages of incessant labour, by immortal creatures, for this earth must pass into eternity before the good of which it is susceptible is all developed.  Not to know that any Christian spirit working kindly in its little sphere, whatever it may be, willContinue reading “A Christmas Carol, Another Look”

A Christmas Carol

“Oh!  captive, bound, and double-ironed,” cried the phantom, “not to know, that ages of incessant labour, by immortal creatures, for this earth must pass into eternity before the good of which it is susceptible is all developed.  Not to know that any Christian spirit working kindly in its little sphere, whatever it may be, willContinue reading “A Christmas Carol”