understand that the spirit is more likely to move when we make the effort to show up.
such a rift in the space-time continuum - consequences too catastrophic to imagine...
we have been called since the moment of our creation to live in community and to work things out together
the story of faith is seldom told in test-tube conditions. But we must tell it all the same. We have to be ready.
we celebrated family, we shared stories, we listened, we loved, we feasted, we gave thanks.
Christmas simply does not work on tradition or nostalgia alone. The joy comes from Jesus, and so does the love.