Monthly Archives: December 2015

Welcome Home, Melvena

    My mother passed away December 8, 2015.  She was 97 years old.  The call I had dreaded for many years came December 1.  I had planned on seeing my mother that day, but I was sick with a sore throat and fever.  Around 5 p.m. I got a call from a nurse in assisted […]

Would Jesus Celebrate Hanukkah?

Would Jesus Celebrate Hanukkah?  Actually, Jesus DID celebrate Hanukkah.  Other names for Hanukkah are the Feast of Dedication and the Festival of Lights.  John 10: 22 refers to the Feast of Dedication: At that time the Feast of the Dedication took place in Jerusalem; it was winter, and Jesus was walking in the temple in […]