Tag Archives: Christmas

Reaffirming Relationships

Sometime in December (or a little earlier if we’re really efficient), in my household, we send out holiday greeting cards and Christmas letters to many of our friends and family members.  Some of these folks we don’t get to see, touch or talk to all year long.  That’s one of the reasons why we prioritize […]

A Twist on Christmas Themes (Taking, Conflict, Hate & Death)

When the subject is Christmas, one is expected to hold forth on themes such as celebrating new births, giving gifts, establishing peace and spreading love.  Well, I don’t plan to do that here.  Instead, I want to talk about taking, conflict, hate and death.  But if you’ll stick with me for a few paragraphs, I […]