Posts Tagged with "Christmas"

All I Want for Christmas…

Friday, December 17, 2010

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…is something that I can’t have, at least right now.  Allow me a minute to explain the trigger. One of our family Christmas readings this year is this book, What Child is This?: (If you’ve never read, you need to….it’s well worth it…plus it’ll help you understand this post a bit more). The book, as […]

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The Big Christmas Lie

Sunday, December 12, 2010

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No, it’s not the whole Santa thing…dig deeper.  Take a moment and look back on that first Christmas. Shepherds watching their sheep, like any other night…and all of a sudden a host of angels announces the birth of the long-awaited Messiah. Magi from a far-away land travel through the area, following a star, of all […]

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Merry Christmas!

Thursday, December 24, 2009

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That night there were shepherds staying in the fields nearby, guarding their flocks of sheep. Suddenly, an angel of the Lord appeared among them, and the radiance of the Lord’s glory surrounded them. They were terrified, but the angel reassured them. “Don’t be afraid!” he said. “I bring you good news that will bring great […]

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So What *DO* I Want?

Saturday, December 5, 2009

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I’ve been asked–repeatedly–what I want for Christmas. Aside from a coffee cup replacement of a special one that was broken (and if I recall, was a gift from a few years back), I having a hard time. A really hard time. The thing is, it’s a slim Christmas for us this year (and perhaps that […]

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Merry Christmas!

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

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Don’t know a recent song that summarizes Christmas quite as well.. Lyrics to I Celebrate the Day by Relient K (static video of the song below): And with this Christmas wish is missedThe point I could conveyIf only I could find the words to say to let You know how much You’ve touched my lifeBecause […]

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Best Christmas Album Ever..

Monday, December 15, 2008

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This evening am listening to my favorite Christmas album: Trans Siberian Orchestra’s Christmas Eve and Other Stories. For those who haven’t heard of them, TSO is a group of musicians not out of Siberia (since nothing gets out of Siberia) but right here in the U.S. Their focus is not producing just music, but more […]

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What are the chances of that?

Tuesday, December 25, 2007

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So, here it is, Christmas Day in the Northwest. And it just started snowing, which it never does. Gotta love that global warming…thanks Al.

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A Christmas pic for you…

Monday, December 24, 2007

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Not the best pic, but Josh was having a hard time with the camera…being not yet 10 months and all. And no, that’s not a scowl on my face. Truly.

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A new addition…

Monday, December 24, 2007

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What a certain little boy doesn’t know is that we secretly switched his stocking with a different one:

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And the stockings were hung…

Monday, December 24, 2007

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Nope, no chimney. No mantle. But they were hung nonetheless.

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