Continue to Celebrate

The presents are open and the turkey has been eaten (at least the first lot has!!) but the spirit of Christmas continues every day of the year. The hope that can be found in the story of Christmas lives on. A story that tells us that God has reconciled us to himself in Jesus. AContinue reading “Continue to Celebrate”

Amidst the Busyness

Prepare my heart to receive you this Christmas Amidst all the busyness, the shopping and the presents In amongst the food and the parties, the decorating and the trimmings Let me find time for you With all of our traditions help me to remember why you came May I dig beneath the wrapping paper ofContinue reading “Amidst the Busyness”

Just the Beginning

So, the waiting is over and Christmas is with us once again. The shopping, the cooking, the wrapping is all over – just relax, sit back and enjoy! ┬áJust remember though that Christmas is just the beginning. Through Advent we have waited for it, prepared for it and now it has almost been and gone.Continue reading “Just the Beginning”

Peace on Earth

Christmas means a lot of different things to different people all around the world. For some it is a time of overwhelming excitement as they await Santa Claus, presents, family, food and festivities. For many it holds painful memories. For some it is a time of reflection and remembering, while for others it is aboutContinue reading “Peace on Earth”