Tradition of Advent

Advent was originally a Latin word that translated into "the coming". More...

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History of The Christmas Tree

The tradition of having an evergreen tree become a symbol of Christmas goes back past recorded written history. More...

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Rudolph

Perhaps the best know of all the reindeer is Rudolph - the red nosed reindeer. Rudolph was the creation of Robert May, an advertising writer for the Montgomery Ward department store in Chicago. More...

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The Creche

In the year 1223, St. Francis of Assisi introduced a living crib scene at his Christmas Eve Mass in the village of Grecchio, Italy. He wanted to inspire greater religious feelings, and help in the interpretation of the story of the birth of Jesus. More...

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Pre-K students enjoying their Christmas program More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Friends are Angels in disguise.

Christmas is here again, and we have so very much to thank God for. May you have room in your heart and home for Jesus, not only as the new born babe, but for the risen Christ that died for your sins and mine. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

The Ornament on the Christmas Tree

There were more beautiful ornaments than Nel, but none could do the things he did after the lights went off on the tree. More...

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Discover the true history behind the joy of the Christmas season

The history of Christmas dates back over 4000 years. Many of our Christmas traditions were celebrated centuries before the Christ child was born. More...

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Happy Holidays with Teens

There is no doubt that children More...

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Just bring me whatever you like Santa More...

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I want everything for Christmas, More...

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Who is this man? What More...

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Take my picture with Santa! More...

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Jordie and Jessica have a chat with Santa. More...

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Mr. Kent is one of my favorite people in the world! More...

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Racum almost missed Christmas

Once upon a time there was a little raccoon. His name was Racum. Racum was just an ordinary raccoon, who loved to play with his friends and eat good food like chocolate cake and chocolate chip cookies. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Dear Santa, I have been so good this year…

Dear Santa, My name is Ridge Widner and I have been a very good boy this year. More...

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T’was the night before Christmas

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WINTER FESTIVALS & TRADITIONS

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Mistletoe; the hows and whys...

Mistletoe was often hung over the entrances to homes of the pagans in Scandinavian countries to keep out evil spirits. An ld Scandinavian myth tells of the seemingly invulnerable god, Balder, who was struck down by a dart made fromn mistletoe. More...

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Great Gifts Made Simple

For many, the most More...

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Santa, I More...

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The "W" in Christmas

Each December, I vowed to make Christmas a calm and peaceful experience. I had cut back on nonessential obligations -- extensive card writing, endless baking, decorating, and even overspending. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

First Corinthians 13, Christmas Version

If I decorate my house perfectly with plaid bows, Strands of twinkling lights and shiny balls, But do not show love to my family, I More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Two Babes in a Manger

In 1994, two Americans answered an invitation from the Russian Department of Education to teach morals and ethics (based on biblical principles) in the public schools. More...

Posted 12/19/2007 01:00 AM

The candy canes of Christmas

Candy cane sweet treats made primarily from boiled sugar seem to have first appeared in Europe in the late 1600's to early 1700's. More...

Posted 12/19/2007 01:00 AM

A Brief History of Santa Claus?

Santa Claus has been called by several different names throughout the years. Traditions and legends of Santa Claus for the evolution of the modern-day Santa may have been based on the early Dutch legend of Sinterklaas, originating in the 1600's. More...

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The Small White Envelope

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Since I More...

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Whatever you do Santa, don More...

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The Christmas Cloud named Hankie

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I have been good, Santa. More...

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The simple painting of a Son

Years ago, there was a very wealthy man who, with his devoted young son, shared a passion for art collecting. Together they traveled around the world, adding only the finest art treasures to their collection. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Christmas Carols for the Psychologically Challenged

1. Schizophrenia --- Do You Hear What I Hear? 2. Multiple Personality Disorder --- We Three Queens Disoriented Are 3. Amnesia --- I Don More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Christmas Is For Love

Christmas is for love. It is for joy, for giving and sharing, for laughter, for reuniting with family and friends, for tinsel and brightly decorated packages. But mostly, Christmas is for love. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

An Unforgettable Christmas

fellow as old as I should have many memories of Christmases past, and I do. But there is one Christmas that will never desert the cobwebs of my mind. More...

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A Little Strange and Different

On a December night in Chicago, a little girl climbed onto her father More...

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Santa’s Secret Wish

On Christmas Eve, a young boy with light in his eyes, Looked deep into Santa More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Who stole the Christmas cookies?

My brother Joey and I had just finished hanging our stockings by the fireplace one Christmas Eve, when the most disturbing thought crossed my mind. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Santa got stuck in the chimney

It was Christmas Eve. The children had hung their stockings by the fireplace and were all snug in their beds. Sometime during the night, they were visited by a big, jolly, old man dressed in red. You got it, it was Santa Claus! More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

I know exactly what I want for Christmas, Santa! More...

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Letters to Santa Claus

Dear Santa, I have been a good girl!

Dear Santa, I think I have been pretty good this year so, what I for Christmas is a barbie house, more barbie dolls, baby dolls, barbie and baby clothes. But if you want to you can leave money. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Santa, I would like it all..... More...

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All lit and ready for Christmas! More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

DEAR SANTA, PLEASE BRING ME SOME PRESENTS!

Dear Santa, I want a doll for Christmas. Love, Asia Jones 4 Years Old Pre-K Dear Santa, I want a Unicorn, and babydoll for Christmas. Love, Destiny Nalls 5 Years Old Pre-K Dear Santa, I want a dirt bike for Christmas. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Dear Santa, I would like for you to bring me.............

Dear Santa, I would like for you to bring me a REAL camera, a watch, a transformer and a magic school bus movie. John Robert Taylor age 5 Dear Santa, Please bring me a action figure, a toy soldier, a teddy bear, a toy motorcycle, and a man. More...

Posted 12/20/2006 01:00 AM

Beuatiful Christmas lights aglow all over town More...

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This is going to be a great Christmas. More...

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