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The Grinch Who Gave Christmas Back

Go and celebrate with a feast of rich foods and sweet drinks, and share gifts of food with people who have nothing prepared. This is a sacred day before our Lord. Don’t be dejected and sad, for the joy of the Lord is your strength! (Nehemiah 8:10 NLT) Remember How the Grinch Stole Christmas, one of the fondest Christmas movies ...

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real devo: Christmas Cliches

…and other things I’m sick of hearing. So, confession time with Abbie. (And don’t get excited – no stories of coffee shop humiliation today.) Ready? Here goes… I am a scrooge. But not the kind of scrooge you might think. I’m a scrooge in a way that is probably largely frowned upon in Christian circles. A scrooge with a bad ...

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas From the writers and editors at iBeGat.com, may you days be merry and bright, may your nights be warm and peaceful. And may Jesus light your hearts.

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Deck the Halls…With Love

Deck the Halls with boughs of holly! Fa la la la la la la la la! Cheerful carols resounded in the hallways of the nursing home. Some friends and I, all decorated in green and red, strolled up and down the halls, sticking our heads in doorways, singing and wishing everyone a merry Christmas. A small group of us tiptoed ...

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What is Christmas to You? – Mirriam Neal Says…

What is Christmas to you? I love Christmas. Christmas is my absolute favorite holiday. Where some people see rude customers and annoying cashiers, I see stores filled with things that sparkle and glitter and are so much fun to look at – and possibly buy for a special someone. Where some people see cold and slush, I see snowflakes falling, ...

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Pizza on Earth?

O Little Town of Bethlehem, how still we see thee lie … O morning stars together proclaim the holy birth And praises sing to God the King and peace to men on earth Tis’ the season to be peaceful? Glaring lights, tinseled ornaments, merchants, advertisers, and profiteering corner salesmen lure the throngs of people to their bargain tables. Driving by ...

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