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December 21st

Dr_Zinj Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 9:56 AM
First make sure your family has everything they need. (Shorting your family is a greater sin than not giving to the poor.) Then give to those others in need. You don't have to save the world. But even the least thing you do for others is a gift done to God. And nobody else needs to know about it besides you and God.

So little time, so much to do, what with Christmas almost here. Cards to mail, last-minute presents to buy, stockings to hang. ... It must have been like that the day they found him out by the railroad tracks. That was long ago in little Pine Bluff, Ark. -- but he still comes to mind every time the calendar flips to the 21st of December.

Unbidden, untended, unnoticed, he lay there. For who knows how long. He'd come at a most inconvenient time -- just four days before all Christendom celebrates the birth of Him who said, "Inasmuch as ye have...