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By Jim Simons

An immaculate blanket of blizzard, the blessing of an unforeseen reward, the miracle of a Heavenly Child—surprises are ingrained into the very nature of the Christmas culture. but, whilst the overpowering spirit of the vacation season collides with the opportunity conflicts of lifestyle, it turns into more and more tricky to maintain the real that means of Christmas in sight.

A puppy within the Manger and different Christmas Stories is a suite of stories that trap the chaos of the xmas whereas additionally portraying the facility of Christmas to shepherd souls of all kinds—young, previous, hopeful, misplaced, content material, confused—to confront and redefine religion within the face of religious adversity. bound to encourage mirrored image and retelling, those tales have fun the miracles of lifestyle, exhibiting that strangers can develop into angels, foes can develop into reliable Samaritans, and neighborhoods can develop into groups of religion. Even the main chaotic incidents carry humans towards themselves, their households, their groups, and to God in the course of the Christmas season.

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