Christmas:  May the Love of Christ Be With You

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I’m pretty certain very few people will read today’s blog.  Santa and Mrs. Claus might, but other than that most everyone else will be too busy with Christmas.   There will be presents to open and caroling to be done.   There … Continued

Anticipate: The Ultimate Definition of Hope

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Have you ever waited, hoped, anticipated, or expected something to happen?  If your answer is yes (and I’m sure it was), then you have hoped for something.  Everyone has it in them to wait or anticipate or hope for something. … Continued

Thanksgiving: The Starting Gate for Christmas

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It’s Thanksgiving!!   And my favorite time of the year is upon us!   Santa’s has already made his first run on the Polar Express, which reminds me to tell everyone, it’s not too late to sign up for a magical … Continued

Letters to Santa? What are you Waiting For?

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It’s time for the first reminder to get those letters turned into Santa.  Santa of course needs time to organize the letters so he knows who’s getting what this year!!   He wants there to be plenty of room in his … Continued

Playing Discovers Imagination

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When was the last time you played?   When was the last time you told your child, “Go play?”  Playing is a part of every person’s life.  Playing discovers your child’s imagination.   But did you know that children must be … Continued

Reading Rocks!!!! Start Today!!!!!

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“I can go anywhere!  Just take a look!  It’s in a book…”  These are the words to a theme song on a show called Reading Rainbow—A show that taught children that books would take them places others could only dream … Continued

Simplicity Versus Extravagance

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So many people feel like they have to spend extravagant amounts of money on parties, gifts, decorations, and more gifts, and more decorations, and more parties.  STOP!!!  Simplicity is better!!!  Most people get wrapped up in the moment when they … Continued