Ham + Cake + Paint = Christmas!

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By Sherma-Jacqueline Felix It never fails, every time I smell paint, I immediately think of Christmas!  Whether it’s in July or February, if I smell paint, I immediately think, “CHRISTMAS!” That’s because when I was a little girl growing up in…

Shadows of Christmas

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In twenty-two minutes, it will be Christmas again. I stand in the silvered, but tarnished half hidden light of a frozen moon, and wait expectantly.  In the full light of the day around half-past morning, my family will arrive, and…

God With Us

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“…and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which translated means, “God with us.” (Matthew 1:23) I don’t know why this touches me so every year, but it does.   Immanuel, God with us… the Maker of the heavens and earth with…