Archive | Christmas Inspiration

The Best Gift You Can Give

With Christmas just around the corner. it is easy to get so busy with the cooking, decorating and shopping that we forget why we’re doing all this in the first place. Sometimes, the very people we love get lost in the hustle and bustle of packed schedules, holiday parties, and Christmas musicals. This Christmas, let’s […]

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Christmas Morning Breakfast Recipes

  This morning I went to the grocery store to gather all my goodies to make our traditional Jaynes Family Christmas Breakfast. You would think that after twenty-nine years of whipping up the same dishes, my husband and son would want something different. But kids are funny when it comes to traditions…even when one is […]

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Jacob’s Best Christmas Ever

Over the past few weeks, I’ve shared some Christmas stories that I’ve written over the years. I hope you’ll enjoy today’s. Grab a cup of coffee or hot chocolate and savor a story about a little boy who discovered God’s greatest gift. Jacob’s Best Christmas Ever Sharon Jaynes© Jacob stood shivering behind his mother as […]

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A Shepherd’s Musings

  In my last post you heard from Mary. Today, let’s hear from one of the Shepherds from that starry night so long ago. Have you ever wondered what it must have been like to be a shepherd on the Judean hillside when the angels appeared to announce Jesus’ birth? The fear? The excitement? The […]

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Long Walk Part of Gift

Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star in the east and have come to worship him” (Matthew 2:1 NIV). An African boy listened carefully as his teacher explained why Christians give presents to each other on Christmas day. […]

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