Tag: Christmas

Come as a Child

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: After His mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Spirit.  Then Joseph her husband, being a just man, and not wanting to make…

Grace upon Grace!

And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered.  This census first took place while Quirinius was governing Syria.  So all went to be registered, everyone…

Christmas is Coming

By Katie Heid It’s impossible to go into a store in the month of December and not have my kids beg for a toy or video game. As Christmas Day gets closer, the requests become more forceful.  Rather than argue…

The Christmas Story

By Sandy Mayle I have a little book on my shelves, cardboard-bound and covered front and back with fabric.  Its content is typed; the art is hand-drawn; the author and illustrator is my son, Greg.  The occasion was a grade-school…

Facing the After Christmas Let-Down

By Katie Heid The Christmas tree is finally down in my home.  We’ve gorged ourselves on the remaining sweets.  Tinsel and ornaments are tucked away, and the outside lights no longer illuminate the neighborhood. Those wonderful sights of Christmas anticipation…