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The Man Who Invented Christmas – Movie Discussion

The Man Who Invented Christmas is the charmingly told backstory of Charles Dickens and how he came to write A Christmas Carol. Thematically, as you would expect, it overlaps greatly with A Christmas Carol—forgiveness, caring for the poor/generosity, forgiveness, love, … Continue reading

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God is such a GUY!

I have spent much of my life on the day or so before Christmas doing Dad’s wrapping. I don’t know if he shops at the last minute, or just realizes that things aren’t yet wrapped at the last minute, but … Continue reading

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Creating Traditions

I once read an article about creating traditions in your family. This woman wrote that she was making spaghetti one night and the power went out. Dinner was ready, but they had to eat by candlelight. To make it fun, … Continue reading

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Fight for a Jacket

I watched last week as two girls fought over a jacket. Or at least one girl was fighting over a jacket, the other was beat up over that jacket. Ugh. It seems that the jacket was in the downstairs coat … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Christmas Post

I will punish the men who are complacent, those who say in their hearts, ‘The Lord will not do good, nor will he do ill.’ Zephaniah 1:12 I was feeling a little numb the other day—just spiritually cold, emotionally detached, … Continue reading

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