Tag Archives: Christmas

TAKING ON HIMSELF, THE FORM OF A BABY

Ah, Sweet Mystery! According to I Cor. 4:1,2 we are servants and stewards of the mysteries of God. I Tim. 3:16 says that one of those mysteries is that Christ appeared in the flesh. He could have appeared in the … Continue reading

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A LIGHT IN THE NIGHT

Clive pitched forward as the wheel hit the curb. The mirror showed glitter behind him.  Now his only glitter was left behind. Back when the bills were paid.  A wife with a diamond ring, a lover in her shimmery red dress, … Continue reading

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GRANDMOTHERING

It is time to put my mind to the Thanksgiving/Christmas family times.  Thanksgiving is November 25 and Christmas is December 25.  At least that is on the calendar for 2021.  Dr. Fauci may be cancelling but most of us have … Continue reading

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IN THINE OWN HEART

IN THINE OWN HEART Though Christ a thousand times In Bethlehem be born If he’s not born in thee Thy soul is still forlorn The cross on Golgotha Will never save thy soul The cross in thine own heart Alone … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS EVE

CHRISTMAS EVE         Crystal bells, wreath on door, Crunch of crumbs on the floor; Crazy crowds wanting more, Credit woes, men tremble; Crowns seen, precious symbol. Crude critics complain, but Christ has not come in vain. Oneta, 2016

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RUDOLPH RAMBLES

(The following was written as a challenge in 2015.* (see below) I like it so I’m posting again. This is Rudolph standing on a stack of of boxes of Rudolph stuffed toys in a super store. He is talking to … Continue reading

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‘TIS THE SEASON

‘Tis the season to be jolly Drop donut crumbs and spill the coffee! “Alas, alas,” the new carpet cried, “Somebody do something,”  –  So the church board tried. Got out their pens and with much chagrin Wrote “Fifteen Rules for All … Continue reading

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WHY CHRISTMAS?

1 John 4:9-12 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him. This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved … Continue reading

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THE UN-DOING HAS BEGUN

On previous years I have seen bloggers tagging JusJoJan but didn’t catch on to the challenge.  This year I found it.  Thanks, Linda.  Be sure to check link below if you are in the dark about JusJoJan.  January 2nd prompt … Continue reading

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JESUS HAS BEEN TUCKED AWAY

The Baby Jesus has been tucked away;  No longer with him do the children play. The Little Babe can’t see the light; He’s in a closet dark as night. We don’t see where he lays his head; Far underneath the … Continue reading

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