OK, so it seems like everyone has an opinion on the evil Starbucks red cups. No, I really don’t think they are evil, but it sure seems like lots of people do. I can’t believe the number of people out there talking about how Starbucks is anti-Christmas simply because they have the audacity to put … More Beware the Red Cups!
I found this picture this morning and posted it on Facebook. When I saw it the words to a great praise & worship song came to mind. Although it isn’t your traditional Christmas song, I thought it was proper to share it. Today is the day we celebrate the Light of the World. Without Jesus, … More Celebrating Christmas
It’s time again for the annual debate of Christmas v. Holiday. Retailers will once again struggle with the decision of whether to put up signs reading Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays. Sadly, most will opt for the more politically correct, generic Happy Holidays or Seasons Greetings. Personally I think this debate is pointless and unnecessary. … More Christmas v. Holiday
And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn. And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And, lo, the angel of the Lord … More Merry Christmas!!!
For God did not send His Son into the world that He might judge the world, but that the world might be saved through Him. John 3:17 (HCSB) Christmas is only a few days away. I know everyone has been busy preparing for the day. They have been out shopping for gifts and food, maybe … More The Reason for Christmas
19“Don’t collect for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal. 20 But collect for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust destroys, and where thieves don’t break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Matthew 6:19-21 … More A Christmas Temptation
Today is Christmas! What does that mean to you? For me it is a wonderful time with my family. I love seeing my girls wake up with so much excitement Christmas morning. Elise went to bed smiling and woke up the same way. She was the first girl up and proceeded to wake Rachel. We … More Merry Christmas!
Yesterday at our church (ClearView Baptist) the worship choir sang Once Upon a Holy Night. We performed the Christmas musical of the same name last year, and this song is my favorite from that set. Since we are less than two weeks from Christmas I thought it would be an excellent choice for this week’s … More Once Upon a Holy Night
A few days ago I tweeted the question, “What is your favorite Christmas movie?”. I received several responses and have enjoyed reading them. It’s been great seeing the variety of tastes in movies. I thought it would be fun to share the responses here on the blog. So, here they are. The @ replies from … More What Is Your Favorite Christmas Movie?
My absolute favorite Christmas movie is A Christmas Story. For me the season just isn’t complete until I have watched this movie at least once. Fortunately, TBS typically airs it each year for 24 hours on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. This is truly a holiday classic! So, for this week’s Friday Funny I decided … More A Christmas Story