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Weekly Prayers & Poems - A Christmas Lesson

By November 29, 2012

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This week's post is a member-submitted Christian poem called A Christmas Lesson. The poem teaches the true meaning of Christmas through the eyes of a young boy.

A Christmas Lesson

"Is there a purpose? Why are we here?"
A little boy asked as the yuletide drew near.
"I really do hope that someday I will know
The reason we stand out here in the snow,
Ringing this bell as people walk by
While snowflakes descend from out of the sky."

The mother just smiled at her shivering son
Who would rather be playing and having some fun,
But soon would discover before evening was done
The meaning of Christmas, the very first one.

Read more ... A Christmas Lesson by Tom Krause.

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