Christmas

The Stories of Christmas

  I woke up this morning and was suddenly hit with the reality that November just passed under my nose… I was left wondering where it went. This made me start thinking about how fast Christmas went by last year. It seems that culture builds up to the idea of Christmas and before we know it, Christmas is over, the presents are done, and it off to the next best thing. I know last year I was left wondering the same thing I was wondering this morning at the end of December. Where did Christmas go? Now I could do the whole talk about we need to remember what Christmas is all about so we don’t forget it, but I’m …

thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day

IT’S THANKSGIVING!!!! Wow… it is so hard to believe that Thanksgiving is already here… It seems like it was only last week that I was out on the lake throwing my youth group kids around on the inner-tube (this is a joy few youth pastors get to experience) 🙂 Though I have gone wake-boarding the weekend after Christmas… yeah it was cold… really cold… but it was fun. My Thanksgiving is already busier than I anticipated. I will be traveling to Kentucky to eat with my family, then back here to Cookeville to eat with my fiance’s family… (yeah I’m getting married… hooray for me!!!, me = excited) and then to eat again at another location before the day is …