I love this time of year. Thanksgiving is in the rear view mirror, but the feel of gratitude still lingers with the majority of the population. We just came out of a yearly reminder of our blessings, and reasons to be thankful, and we turn our eyes and hearts toward Christmas.
While Christmas has become overly commercialized, it still represents a series of four weeks that people actually point their attention to the person of Jesus. (Whether intentionally or not) Just this past weekend I was in a busy restaurant and heard over the speakers, “joy to the world, the Lord has come.”
This four weeks creates... continue reading