“Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace
among men with whom He is pleased.”
(Luke 2:14; NASB)
Hello and welcome. I love this time of year. The weather is cooler, houses are decorated with blinking lights, cars grow reindeer antlers (these are especially entertaining), and there’s a general atmosphere of joy and excitement all around. Then there is the music. Sure, there is some that can be pretty melancholy, but for the most part it’s fun stuff. It would be nice if all of this excitement...
Hello again. I hope you’ve had a great week. I’d like to start by asking a question: Are you excited about 2018? In my experience, most people when asked that question will come back with one of three answers:
No, not really
Yes, let’s just get this year over with
I haven’t thought about it
Even though answer #2 has a positive tone to it, all three of those attitudes have the potential of keeping next year from being any better than this year was. And let’s face it, even if this year was really goo...
Hello and welcome. Have you started making plans for how and where you’re going to spend your holidays yet? This is the time of year when many of us see people we haven’t seen for a while and talk with long lost friends and relatives. It can be a joyous time for some, and a painful, unsettling time for others. For some of us it is a combination of the two. You might really want to visit your mother, but that would mean putting up with your sister who hasn’t apologized yet for some past offense. It...