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Christmas Traditions

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Gena SuarezHey Mama,


Our family is spending Christmas on the other side of the country this year-and making new memories and creating new traditions! Here are some articles from the magazine to help you if you’re looking for different ways to celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior:


Having a Holiday Heart: Seven Reasons to Celebrate (Even if you don’t feel like it) – Deborah Wuehler

Christmas Legacies – Bonnie Rose Hudson

A Truly Wonderful Time – Beth Foster

And here’s something to remember during all the holiday hustle and bustle …


Rest. Don’t worry. Lay everything at the foot of the Cross. And once you do, don’t snatch it back again.


Night night. Sleep well, knowing that His hand is on your head. He’s not going anywhere.


Have a Merry Christmas!


~ gena


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