When We Feel Like Something’s Missing from Christmas

Christmas is almost here and it’s causing my heart to palpitate. I’m not even close to being ready! How did it get to be December 10 already? Our tree is still in its box, huddled in the corner of the basement with all the decorations. It’s going to stay there a few more days because … Continue reading When We Feel Like Something’s Missing from Christmas

The Prodigal

The mood is festive, people laughing and singing. The table is laden down with the best meats, cheeses and side dishes. There’s a chocolate fountain in the corner with fruit to dip. A family celebration - not a wedding but a prodigal returned home.  The term prodigal has many connotations, some are negative but not … Continue reading The Prodigal