If you are like many others, you are in the midst of holiday shopping. You have gifts for everyone, except that one special person. You know the one. Your girlfriend/boyfriend, your fiancé, your spouse, that significant other. You are looking for just the right gift. You want to give a special gift that shows them … Continue reading Just the Right Gift
I am taking a break from regular posts until after December 31. Until then, "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!" Have Happy Holidays, Scott
Need to know what to get a man for Christmas. Here are some ideas: 10. Hand Tools: Hammers, screwdrivers, pliers, anything that he can use with his hands. Even if your man is not the handy-man type; simply buying him these gifts will boost his manly ego and may even spark that handy-man gene. 9. … Continue reading Shopping for a Man?
For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of his government and of peace there will be no end, on the throne of David … Continue reading What’s In A Name
I heard about two billboards one in Colorado and one in North Carolina in Bible class yesterday evening and saw a story about it on social media. An atheist group paid for these billboards that have a picture of Santa and the following quote, "Go ahead and skip church. Just be good for goodness sake. Happy Holidays" This … Continue reading Don’t Go to Church this Christmas –
Maybe I misunderstand the lyrics or maybe I am biased against the lyricists, but to me one of the most sarcastic songs of this season is “So This is Christmas, War is Over” originally by John Lennon and Yoko Ono. If you pay attention to the underlying tone, they are saying “Who cares if this … Continue reading So This is Christmas?
Maybe you did not bring it up, but someone did. I hear it every year, so I decided that I will repeat myself on the topic of Merry Christmas or Happy Holidays. I am a BIG fan of this time of year. I love the festivities. I love the family gatherings, the gathering of … Continue reading Since You Brought it Up . . .
This is a re-posting from last year. Since I have a few new readers, I thought I would share one of my personal favorite posts. I am a BIG fan of this time of year. I love the festivities. I love the family gatherings, the gathering of friends, exchanging gifts, decorating the house, and singing … Continue reading Keep Happy in the Holidays
Rudy was well known and respected in his small town. Even those that had not met him, knew him on sight because of his flaming red hair (everyone in town called him "The Red"). One morning in late December, Rudy and his wife discussed the weather over breakfast. "The forecast is for snow this Christmas," … Continue reading Happy Christmas!
In this picture - Sister-in-Law (Tammy), Mom (Anna), and my lovely wife (Amy) model their "Santa" aprons while making deviled eggs.While there are many more reasons to like the holidays than I have room to list, here are a few of my favorite reasons.1. FAMILY. During the holiday season, both of my brothers, our wives, … Continue reading What I Like About the Holidays