Luke 2:16 – So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger.
We spend our time preparing for Christmas with all the decorating and purchasing gifts, but do we prepare our hearts for Christmas? It’s easy to get caught up on the Christmas activities. There are so many distractions when in reality we should be thinking about what our focus is on. Yes, it’s nice to find someone just the right gift, but if we don’t include Jesus in Christmas what’s the point of celebrating?
Karen Dalske is a freelance writer, public speaker, is active in her church and writes her blogs out of her own experiences of pain, illness and loss.