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Sounds of Christmas


The house is quiet 'cept for the slow rattle of the toy train rounding the Christmas tree that's topped with a silent blinking angel.  The radio softly plays in the background - Christmas music of all kinds.  Then, you say, it's not quiet.  Ah, but it is.  There is a thick quietness, a quietness of spirit that fills the house today - it's peace.  It has settled into every nook & cranny and it feels quiet.  And full.  Funny that you can actually feel it. 

This is a very special gift to me from my beloved Savior.  He knew how empty our nest would be this year and He knew, that with all my heart, I wanted to walk with grace though this season.  He, in His tender & intimate love, filled my home today, just because He loves me.  And today, celebrating His birth - and He, still the Giver of the gifts.  Good gifts.  

Oh, oh... what a beautiful sound when the King of Kings and LORD of Lords bends close and silently whispers His Peace into your heart and into your space, so overflowing that you can feel it!!!

"Ping" from my phone breaks into the rich silence.  More joy forthcoming!  Grand baby headed our way. Squeals of delight will soon fill the room.


Full, overflowing, peace filled, silence & symphony.  The sounds of Christmas..

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