My Saturday Evening Post | Operation Christmas Child & Advent

First, I pray you and yours had a magnificent time celebrating Thanksgiving this year. I know that our family enjoyed spending time together even though not everyone could be there to join in the celebrations. For many people, the holidays are a difficult time because they are alone. We pray for those of you who … Continue reading My Saturday Evening Post | Operation Christmas Child & Advent

Worship Wednesdays | Observing The Advent Season

Christians around the world are currently observing the Advent season. It is a season of reverence and celebration leading up to Christmas Day. The word “Advent” is derived from the Latin word adventus, meaning “coming,” which is a translation of the Greek word parousia. Advent is a time of expectation and anticipation commemorating the birth of … Continue reading Worship Wednesdays | Observing The Advent Season

Christ, not Claus | A Christmas Harangue

This past weekend, Sweet T and I had the opportunity to check out a Christmas program at one of the local churches in our neighborhood. During the performance, a couple sitting next to us noted that “they sure are singing a lot of secular Christmas songs. Where are the church songs?” The show, which had … Continue reading Christ, not Claus | A Christmas Harangue