During a recent trip to El Salvador, a pastor and I were talking about how much we both love Christmas music. We shared some of the songs on our personal playlists, and then he told me that his wife is especially fond of songs like “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” and “Let […]
Christmas came early for me this year. I got the last gift I expected on a supernatural platter of signs and wonders.
If you aren't going to be with your family on holidays, consider opening your doors to others in your situation. Put out the call to your neighbors, or church group that you will be hosting a dinner or dessert party on the holiday to anyone who finds themselves without someone to celebrate with.
Knowing what is important to your loved ones will allow you to find better ways to make their Christmas special without worrying about your bank account and credit cards.
These attacks following closely on the heels of the attacks in Paris and the destruction of the Russian airline symbolize the obsession with violence and destruction that seems to have taken hold of many. While the number of official "wars" have lessened over the past few years the intensity and brutality of the fighting has dramatically increased.
It is amazing to see how Christmas is celebrated in different cultures. Below are some popular international Christmas treats you will find on the table of a lot of families in other countries during the Christmas period. It will be fun to try some of these dishes if you can. Feast of the Seven Fishes (Italy) […]