Have you ever planned out a nice dinner for guests, spent a lot buying the food, then worked to get everything just right, spent the whole day preparing the meal and then sat down at the table to eat… and in 10 minutes it was all over? All of the planning, expense, work… done in 10 minutes!
Christmas can be like that. We decorate, shop, wrap, plan… and the day flies by so fast! I remember my Dad once described Christmas as the big build up to the great let down, and perhaps that’s the way many people feel about it today; let down.
For those who put Christ first in Christmas, there’s no let down because we know that as special as the celebration of His birth may be, it’s just a day. The result of His birth, life, death and resurrection are with us every day. We have…
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