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The Three Trees
Once upon a mountain top, three little trees stood and dreamed of what they wanted to become when they grew up. The first little tree looked up at the stars and said: " I want to hold treasure. I want to be covered with gold and filled with precious stones. I'll be the most beautiful treasure chest in the world!" The second little tree looked out at the small stream trickling by on it's way to the ocean. " I want to be traveling mighty waters and carrying powerful kings.…
The Legend of the Poinsettia
The legend of the poinsettia comes from Mexico. It tells of a girl named Maria and her little brother Pablo. They were very poor but always looked forward to the Christmas festival. Each year a large manger scene was set up in the village church, and the days before…
Legend of the Holly . In ancient times, holly was considered magical and sacred because of its shiny leaves and ability to bear fruit in winter. ~ The Druids believed that holly, with its shiny leaves and red berries stayed green to keep the earth beautiful when the sacred oak lost it…Continue
ONE DAY IN IN THE LATE 19TH CENTURY A TRAIN WAS COMING DOWN FROM NY, WANTING TO CROSS THE BRIDGE.
IN THOSE DAYS THERE WOULD BE A…Continue
A young woman went to her grandmother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her – her husband had cheated on her and she was devastated. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. She was tired of fighting and struggling. It seemed as soon as one problem was solved,…Continue
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An angel in a gray suit comforts a devastated man.
My 63-year-old dad had been in love with my mom ever since he saw her at a Christmas party at church when he was 17…
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Charles Plumb, a U.S. Naval Academy graduate, was a U.S. Navy jet pilot in Vietnam. After 75 combat missions, his plane as destroyed by a surface-to-air missile. Plumb ejected and parachuted into enemy hands. He was…Continue
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“A Mother’s Prayer” by Celine Dion I pray you’ll be my eyes And watch her where she goes And help her to be wise Help me to let go Every mother’s prayer Every child knows Lead her to a place Guide her with your grace To a place where she’ll be safe I pray she finds your light And holds it…Continue
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