Our Children and Christmas – When this Season is Over

Christmas for children – and when this season is over When it comes to Christmas and our children, there are questions we should ask. These questions help us understand our platform in Christmas celebrations. There are also steps we must take to ensure that this season provides what is best for our children, both emotionally,…


Christmas Musings: When Zechariah and Mary asked “How?”

Two different questions with the same word The gospel of Luke tells the encounters of Gabriel with both Zechariah and Mary. After the angel’s encounter with priest Zechariah in the Holy of Holies, the priest is left dumb (unable to speak). After the angel’s encounter with the young virgin Mary, she is free to speak….


Why Linus Drops His Blanket

Linus  Linus always has his blanket. He and Charlie Brown are friends. The comic strip Peanuts, featuring Charlie Brown, Linus, and others by Charles M. Schulz debuted in October of 1950. Peanuts is a comic strip about common life, heralding events and relationships. Subtle messages are given through Peanuts: sports aren’t all that important; loneliness…