The Real Message of Advent
At its most universal, the Christmas story is about the advent of Peace itself, coming down to earth.
Un-cuffed for the Holidays?
Holiday season can be very difficult for single adults. Apparently there’s a thing now called “cuffing season,” beginning in October, which refers to single folks’ desire to “cuff” themselves to a partner so they won’t have to go through the holidays alone.
Talking to teenagers about dating can prove very difficult. Choosing which of our own experiences to share, and which of our hard-earned lessons to teach, is half the battle.
One phrase that’s always interested me is “light-hearted.” A common way we hear it is this: “That movie is a light-hearted comedy.”
Demonstrating Your Spirit
If this is a holiday season for you, and you’re anticipating “drawing near” to friends and family, here’s a thought:
How do you define “Home”?
I hope this quote is true for you. I hope that being “home” with your family does bring a million smiles. For others of you, I know it doesn’t.
The War Can Be Over
A simple truth, really, but one of the most difficult to embrace:
Taking a Sleigh Ride to Happiness
One of the hallmarks of true adulthood is whenever we stop reacting against reality, and start adapting ourselves to it.
Follow the Light
I have to admit, I was surprised to find this lyric within such a jolly, simple song. “Peace on earth will come to all, if we just follow the light”?
Decorations That Really Sing
For those like me who tend to overdecorate this time of year, this last verse from a classic song offers a needed reminder: