For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:6
You may think the title of this memo an oxymoron, for how could joy and calmness possibly go together during this busy time?! As with most worthwhile things, it does require planning and effort. It also means knowing when enough is enough, when you have done enough preparing, shopping and buying.
Make this a Christmas where you do not look back on the commercialism in Christmas but rather look at the Christ in Christmas.
There are many things needing to be completed for Christmas. There is no way around them. Just as you manage your time in the workplace, use those same time management skills to manage your busy-ness this Christmas.
10 Tips to Make Christmas More Joyful This Year:
There are many good things that can be done over Christmas: make sure they are the best things!
I would love to hear about some of your specific tips on what you have done to take the stress out of Christmas and keep the focus on Christ.
Bonny, Christian Women at Work