MERRY CHRISTMAS! BLESSED DAY!

David and Beks sharing light with their church family Christmas Eve A child is born to us, a son is given to us,    and authority will be on his shoulders.    He will be named    Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,    Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.Isaiah 9:6 Here is a short message of greetings, love, celebration, and peace. Merry Christmas to everyone! …

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Christmas love from our family to yours

The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told. - Luke 2:20 It is a wonderful Christmas Day! Rebekah and I wish for all of you a very merry and blessed Christmas. Or, like my granddaughter Beks epitomizes, Very Merry, Very …

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Light, life, love, & healing

I'm always reluctant to employ hyperbolic language (no, seriously, I really am...), but I have no alternative than to use words such as "unprecedented," "overwhelming," and "epic" to describe the number of views garnered by this blog over the past few days! This is the first time ever I've seen three consecutive posts register more …

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“Happy Holidays” and hanging with “The Most Interesting Man in the World”

If you missed it yesterday, please check out our 2015 Christmas Newsletter. The post is worth the read, and includes some great pictures. This morning, unfortunately, I'm sick. So I'll just post this photograph from last night's WFPC choir party, and then redirect you to my "Happy Holidays" column at Wake Forest Today. If I …

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Not The Ordinary “Happy Holiday”

My December blog series has settled into - unintentionally at first - a character study of the various players in the Advent narrative. Not only the biblical cast, but also those who are caught up in the story today. Today I'm thinking about the children. Many of us have raised our own; some of my …

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