Monthly Archives: December 2012

Some Zuzu’s petals, for your new year pocket…

As I sit cocooned in my little corner of Christmas, snow lightly swirling and  window glow reflecting… A friend calls, tells me the padded envelope I so carefully stuffed with her gift, made sure was closed tightly, arrived… empty.  As … Continue reading

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This Christmas… Who is inspiring you?

“ALL YOU CAN TAKE WITH YOU IS THAT WHICH YOU’VE GIVEN AWAY.” ~ sign beneath a portrait of George Bailey’s dad,  hanging in the office of the Bailey Brothers Building and Loan   .       Loverly day after Christmas, I … Continue reading

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There…in warm candlelight, In carols folded in worship and peace, In laughter and ribbons and paper ripping joy — reminders, all, of our Savior Gift wrapped in swaddling clothes for us all… Merry Christmas! Have a merry, merry, merry Christmas! … Continue reading

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A little extra something for your Christmas Eve stocking…

“Dear George, Remember, no man is a failure who has friends… Love, Clarence” ~ “It’s A Wonderful Life” I’m thankful for each of you, my friends! Since many of you weren’t reading here last season, I thought I’d invite you … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Prayers – Part 3

. LOVING FATHER… May the Christmas morning make us happy to be Thy Children, and the Christmas Evening bring us to our beds with grateful thoughts, forgiving and forgiven, for Jesus’ sake.   Amen! . ~ A Christmas Prayer, Robert … Continue reading

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Christmas Prayers – Part 2

“LOVING FATHER…Close the door of hate and open the door of love all over the world. Let kindness come with every gift, and good desires with every greeting. Deliver us from evil by the blessing which Christ brings, and teach … Continue reading

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Christmas Prayers, Like Ornaments of Handblown Glass – Part 1

“LOVING FATHER, help us remember the birth of Jesus, that we may share in the song of the angels, the gladness of the shepherds and the worship of the wise men.” ~ A Christmas Prayer, Robert Louis Stevenson . In … Continue reading

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A circlet of candlelight begins with your story

ay God grant you always… A sunbeam to warm you, a moonbeam to charm you, a sheltering angel so nothing can harm you.  Laughter to cheer you.  Faithful friends near you.  And whenever you pray, Heaven to hear you.   ~ … Continue reading

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I wonder as I wander…

  I wonder as I wander out under the sky How Jesus the Saviour did come for to die For poor on’ry people like you and like I; I wonder as I wander out under the sky ~ Christmas Carol … Continue reading

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Lasso the Moon!

The news comes rushing and screeching down the street on the wheels of a car searching up and down roads for him, while George is sweetly lollygagging along after a party at his brother’s school… throwing rock wishes at a … Continue reading

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