Category Archives: Christmas

Christmas Presence

Here we are just days before Christmas. We are down to the last candle being lit on the Advent wreath this Sunday. Some of us are still racing around with our “to do” lists. Today I invite you to switch … Continue reading

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Entering the Story

Each year children around the world tell the Christmas story through their Christmas programs. Adults gather to watch and re-live the glorious story of Jesus’ birth. The power in this ritual is the opportunity for all gathered to enter the … Continue reading

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Pointing to the Light

“The light shines in the darkness and the darkness did not overcome it. There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through … Continue reading

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Unwrap the Gift

My sister in law from Washington DC sends the most beautifully decorated gifts. They are just gorgeous—unlike mine which look like the kids wrapped them. Maybe I should leave them from wrapped and just look at the loveliness. But what … Continue reading

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Music the Voice of the Soul

From the transcendence of college choir worship services to concerts by your favorite music group to the holy chaos of Sunday school Christmas programs to the raucous joy of carols and beer at the local bar to the quiet beauty … Continue reading

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