Tag Archives: Christmas

Happy Christmas!

The Advent Calendar is complete, Happy Christmas to you all! (my yearly exception to exclamation marks is clearly Christmas Day!) 9 Nevertheless, there will be no more gloom for those who were in distress. In the past he humbled the land of … Continue reading

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A God who fell down, and cried, and was sad…

And so we’ve made it, to the last Sunday in Advent, to the end of term and the start of the holidays. We’ve made it to this strange land of Christmas. To be honest I’m not feeling it this year. … Continue reading

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Christmas is almost here…

And so we stumble on, term is almost over, the holidays have almost begun and we are more than ready for them. Today we had our Carol Service at church. We sang again those old old songs which tell of … Continue reading

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Advent 24

This one has to be handed over to Linus and Charlie Brown. Happy Christmas everyone. Remember hope, the wonder of Jesus and that when the wrapping paper has been shredded, the food demolished and the day over that there is … Continue reading

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Advent 17

I love this song by Paul Simon, not just because it’s about Christmas but for the exposure of what we are getting ready for, the power, glory and story of Christmas day. The day this year may be like any … Continue reading

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Advent 14

A classic advent hymn for today. My body has succumbed to an evil cold but I’m surrounded by warmth in our flat again now the gas has been put back on.  We have a pretty Christmas tree all lit up … Continue reading

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Advent 13

“O Holy Child of Bethlehem Descend to us we pray Cast out our sin and enter in, Be born in us today. We hear the Christmas Angels, The great glad tidings tell, O come to us, Abide with us Our … Continue reading

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