My favorite opening line to a novel is “It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.” (Followed closely by, “It was a dark and stormy night.”) Christmas can be the best and worst of times.
We see the greatest examples of generosity at Christmas and terrible, soul-stifling stinginess.
We see acts of forgiveness and deeply rooted bitterness at slights of years gone by.
Christmastime leads to great joy and happiness and fits of road rage and public meltdowns.
Many people celebrate Continue reading