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“What’s Christmastime…. but a time for paying bills without money, a time for finding yourself a year older, and not an hour richer, a time for balancing your books?…. If I could work my will, every idiot who goes about with “Merry Christmas:, on his lips should be boiled with his own pudding, and buried with a stake of holly through his heart. He should!” so says.. Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens.
But shall we let the story stop there? I say not…. And with that, this is how Scrooge’s nephew replies………. “There are many things from which I might have derived good, by which I have not profited. I dare say, Christmas among the rest. But I am sure I have always thought of Christmastime…. as a good time, a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time: the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut up hearts freely…. And therefore, uncle, though it has never put a scrap of gold or silver in my pockets, I believe it has done me good, and will do me good.”
May you and your family have a very Merry Christmas!
M E R R Y C H R I S T M A S !
M E R R Y C H R I S T M A S!
M E R R Y C H R I S T M A S!!
THE SAVIOR HAS COME!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY JESUS!
My prayer for you is that Christmas has done you good, and will do you good this year. Someone was born over 2000 years ago that has done us all good and will continue to do us good…. And for that, I am so very, very thankful this Christmastime. May you and your family have a most blessed Christmas!
I know this is a tremendously hard time of year for some who have lost relatives or friends. It can be a time of overpowering sadness and depression, as the thoughts of those who have gone on ahead of them in this life catapult in as a tidal wave of memories that wash their feet out from under them. Try to remember those who are alone this Christmas season, not only from a physical perspective, but from an emotional perspective as well. Show them you care, and let them know it is okay to talk about those who have gone on ahead, and how much their loved ones meant to them, and that they are stilled missed. A gentle pat on the hand, a soft hug, and just being a listener that really cares… goes a long,long way. It is something they need to do, for each time they talk of them, it brings a certain amount of healing. Help them heal.. Gone from our sight… but forever with us… especially at Christmastime.
Your heart hurts bad
It really makes me mad
Not a day goes by
That questions don’t fly
I wish I had some answers for you
I really, really do
From joy to sad
That’s what makes me mad
Give me your tears
For all those years
That could have been
And should have been
How can I not be sad
To see the joy that others have
That you could have had
You can’t discern
One day, it will be your turn
Your joy will be here
Even now, it’s so very near
I know your heart hurts bad
Try to turn from this valley of sad
Can’t you see
The light of joy will shine on you and me
Some ask me how I feel right now.
To feel you must be present somehow.
I am nowhere near.
You might have been a lawyer, a doctor, or a nurse.
Perhaps you were to be an actor, an actress, or maybe a fireman, or a teacher.
Maybe you were to be Governor or President.
Maybe you were to be just who you wanted to be and do just what you wanted to do.
The doctor just told me about you.
You died four weeks ago.
Please tell me GOD it isn’t so.
Some say I never knew you.
But that just isn’t true.
I knew you more than anyone could ever know.
I said a prayer for you today and hope that you’re okay.
I know that GOD is holding you and I will one day too.
My hopes and dreams for you will not fade no less than if you would have stayed.