A friend of mine took his small son with him to town one day to run some errands. When lunchtime arrived, the two of them went to a familiar diner for a sandwich. The father sat down on one of the stools at the counter and lifted the boy up to the seat beside him.
LOL: Soul Medicine
A preacher was invited to speak at a church revival in California. As he walked in, immediately his attention was drawn to a bright red and orange banner on the wall with a carefully stitched picture of a burning fire. Above the fire were the words, “Come Holy Spirit.”
One week a Sunday school teacher had just finished telling her class the Christmas story. After telling the story the teacher asked, “Who do you think the most important woman in the Bible is?”
There was a art contest held in a local school one Christmas season a few years ago in East Texas. One of the prize winners was a picture drawn by a nine year old boy showing three men, offering gifts to the baby Jesus in his manger.
Sorting out how Santa fits in with the religious meaning of Christmas can be confusing for kids