Wish list

Hello, I planned re-posting the Boxing Day article I wrote years ago, but something happened yesterday I must mention to you. I had always read about the nice tradition of parents wrapping gifts in stockings and under the Christmas tree so that their kids would open them on Christmas morning and behold what items on…

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Christmas Eve

In the last post on this Christmas series, I wrote about Mary, the lady who said “yes” to God. She exemplified what it means to say Yes – to trust God and take a step in the direction of purpose despite the odds. Today is Christmas Eve. The day before Christmas. Most homes of people…

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Where did it begin?

Hello, Since about 400 AD, Christians have celebrated the birth of Jesus. ‘Christ’ means ‘Messiah’ or ‘Anointed One’ – the title given to Jesus – and ‘Mass’ was a religious festival. But the real Christmas story is found in the Bible. It is told in two different books: Matthew and Luke chapters 1 and 2.…

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