Tuesday Trench Truth
Years ago, I did a study on the history of Christmas and was rendered changed. What I
learned has caused me to look at why I do what I do at this time of year and for who.
I mean, I had a list of who I bought for that was literally a mile plus long! But why? It
wasn’t just because I love to give; but an obligation that was truly self-serving. Why do I
say that? Because I wanted to fit in, be accepted and look kind, giving and all the other
compliments that can come from gift-giving.
Now when I create my list to check who’s been naughty or nice, I think twice! In other
words, why do I do what I do for whom I do it? Here’s a simple 3-point check to keep in
mind this Christmas to keep Christ in your gift-giving: