Making Christmas Heartier Than a Sugar Cookie Hung on a Tree

Wrapping paper lays strewn across my bedroom floor, while unwrapped boxes wait in line for their turn to be draped in beautiful paper and tied with elaborate bows.

Christmas—one of my favorite times of the year.

As our days are filled with decorating, baking cookies, preparing for parties and shopping for gifts, I wonder how much True Meaning of Christmas my kids are soaking in.

It is feasible that they could grow up and continue ALL we DO with out the pure heart intent of celebrating God coming to earth in the flesh. After all, those who do NOT celebrate the Christ-child at Christmas, go through the same holiday motions.

So how do I draw the distinction? How do I pass the heart of our action, the reason for the season? The purpose of celebrating?

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