Christmas: a holiday for the wealthy… unless we do something about it

Let’s face it: the Americanized concept of Christmas is for the wealthy. There are many who look to this season with dread because they cannot keep up with the demands that we, as a society, have put upon ourselves. As Christians, we can pretend that Christmas is still centered around Jesus, but in reality we know theContinue reading “Christmas: a holiday for the wealthy… unless we do something about it”

A Post-Christmas Confession

I admit: I’m always giddy with relief when Christmas is over. The reason for this is that every year, it becomes more painful and even embarrassing to witness the great, sad irony of Christmas: the effort we put forth trying to convince ourselves and the world that Jesus is the Reason for a season thatContinue reading “A Post-Christmas Confession”