One Christmas Faith

One Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all and in you all. Ephesians 4:5-6 KJV It’s the Holiday season and everywhere you look there are elves, reindeer and the big guy in the red suit. But without any desire to offend anyone I need to get this off…

One Christmas Amazed

One Christmas Amazed There’s a Christmas for Santa And a Christmas for Elves And a Christmas for stores That are filling their shelves There’s Christmas on TV And for fresh falling snow And trees decorated with lights that can glow But in the midst of the ruckus that is filling our lanes Is there room…

A Christmas Memory Tree

The lights and the Angel we bought from the store. The ornaments are gifts from friends and family members mixed with some made at home or that came in Maxwell House coffee cans almost 40 years ago. I begin with just the tree which came as a gift from friends who live thousands of miles…

Christmas long ago

 The year was 1974 and we had been married just a little over a year. We had a small baby and a tiny 3rd floor apartment. Yes I had a job but we had not a dollar to spare. There was no Christmas tree, there were no presents. We had no special meal prepared and…