Christmas Comes For You

This holiday season, people will ask, “Are you ready for Christmas?” My advice? Dodge the question. If you can’t avoid it completely, then answer shallowly. Talk about your gift list, travel plans or house decorations. But be careful about stating your “heart readiness.” Don’t make bold talk about being spiritually prepared. Now, if you do have a trusted conversation with a friend, talk instead about being un-prepared. Confess that, although you’ve heard the story over and over, you don’t understand it. Talk in hushed tones. If you feel a little… Continue reading Christmas Comes For You