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Luke 2- It is finished

The text of Luke 2 will be read this coming weekend in thousands of churches around the world. This portion of Scripture is one of my dearest. Growing up it was read at each Christmas Eve before dinner, before presents, … Continue reading

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fickle hearts and the Cross

During this Christmas season, one would think that drawing near to Christ was easy. There are concerts, gatherings, gift-exchanges, cookie exchanges, craft shows, the annual production of the Nutcracker, and of course, Church services. How can a person miss Christ? … Continue reading

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Regem angelorum

I realize Thanksgiving is barely in the rearview mirror, but my heart is already looking toward the next holiday. I cannot explain the transition of Thanksgiving into Christmas, I think it has a lot to do with my family. We … Continue reading

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the day after

We’re in the days after Christmas. People have returned to work, the shine of the lights has dimmed, the clutter of torn paper has been collected into the trash cans, the special dishes have been put away. Tablecloths have been soaked to … Continue reading

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Rescued

The best search and rescue story ever written begins in Luke 2. I first heard these verses on Christmas Eve when I was a young girl. Luke 2:1-14 “And it came to pass in those days, that there went out … Continue reading

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Favorites

When it comes to Christmas I have a list of favorite traditions that help me get into the Christmas Spirit. Putting up the tree, listening to Christmas music, watching White Christmas and It’s a Wonderful Life are among the top … Continue reading

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