No Matter What, Rejoice!
Challenging Christians to Make Lasting Holiday Memories
Published by Lynn Baber at Smashwords
Copyright 2010 by Lynn Baber
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The magic that is Christmas is scarcely visible today under the heavy veil of worldliness that drapes over it like a foot of wet snow. The voices of angels who herald tidings of great joy have been drowned out by MP3 players and the noises of the holiday season. The voices we hear most clearly are usually raised in ire or frustration, or squawk at us over the television as the latest economic gloom threatens the success of Christmas or yet another citizen is offended by the trappings of Christmas.
There are many books and articles written about coping with the holiday season. Thanksgiving and Christmas are major stressors in modern life and take their toll on goodwill, waistlines, and available lines of credit. This one is a bit different. It is a challenge to Christians to think, to consider, to discern, and perhaps to change how they plan their family gatherings this year.