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,…

Pocket Treasures
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Pocket Treasures

One by one, I pull out the items I’ve collected through the day.  I know that if these pockets of mine could speak, they’d sure have a lot to say. I’ve found a little girl’s comb, a safety pin, and the picture someone drew, making me grin. There’s a rubber band, a paper airplane, and…

Giving FOR the Heart
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Giving FOR the Heart

Empty gifts I just wanted to see some giving for the heart. That Christmas season, Dave and I walked through a large room in the social services department. Tables were piled with brand new gifts for children. Local folks and organizations had given freely and graciously, wanting to provide children who had little with a good…