Finding minimalism in a world of consumerism. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. We hear it all the time—especially this time of year. But sometimes I wonder if we really believe it.
To us this day a child is given, To crown us with the joy of heaven. Christmas means fellowship, feasting, giving and receiving, a time of good cheer, home. It is more than that. It is a time for the contemplation of eternal things. The Christmas spirit is a spirit of giving and forgiving.
This is proved by what we feel in our hearts at Christmas. To cherish peace and good will, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas. Eight Ways to Beat the Holiday Blues It is tenderness for the past, courage for the present, hope for the future.
It is a fervent wish that every cup may overflow with blessings rich and eternal, and that every path may lead to peace.
And may the season light your way To hopes and dreams anew. It came without ribbons. It came without tags.
It came without packages, boxes or bags. What if Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more. For Christmas is tradition time— Traditions that recall The precious memories down the years, The sameness of them all.
The good you do for others is good you do yourself. All else is outward display—so much tinsel and decorations. I was never alone at all. And that, of course, is the message of Christmas. We are never alone. Not when the night is darkest, the wind coldest, the world seemingly most indifferent.Dec 25, · Christmas and the holiday season in general is a time when most people’s thoughts turn to giving.
It would be wonderful if people gave as generously year-round, although perhaps not possible. Oct 27, · In the next years, Americans built a Christmas tradition all their own that included pieces of many other customs, including decorating trees, sending holiday cards and gift-giving.
Christmas celebration is all about giving gifts and celebrating happiness among people. Christmas is the time of happiness, giving and sharing with friends, family, and relatives. Christmas giving includes anything and everything that you can give to others on Christmas to spread happiness, fun and mirth.
Christmas Giving by Walter E. Isenhour. As you think of giving presents, To your friends on Christmas Day, Don’t forget the poor and needy That you meet along life’s way.
A family Christmas tradition focused on giving, kindness and the true meaning of Christmas. Create holiday memories with this new fun tradition with your kids!
A great gift for friends and family this holiday season. Started by two sisters who love sharing one of their favorite traditions for Christmas. “Christmas is the season of joy, of holiday greetings exchanged, of gift-giving, and of families united.” ~ Norman Vincent Peale “Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who need it .