CONTENTS FOR DECEMBER 2005
Letter from Deb Porter – Editor, FaithWriters’ Magazine
I’m Dreaming of a Beach Christmas by Corinne Smelker
Christmas isn’t Christmas without the beach … or Jesus.
From South Africa to Surrogacy – Meet the Remarkable Corinne Smelker
Interview by Lynda Schab
Present Perfect by Linda Germain
When it comes to the perfect Christmas gift, Granny knows best.
A WORD IN SEASON
Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh by Terry L. Brown
Three gifts with eternal significance – an outstanding study of the Word.
DOWN MEMORY LANE
From Daddy, With Love by Dori Knight
It was just a little toy mouse, but it came straight from a father’s heart.
Redemption in a Stable by Rad Khan
The Christmas Story brings the message of the cross to a young Muslim’s life.
Christmas Letters and Christ by Al Boyce
Will you be sending "salty" Christmas letters this year?
Whose Birthday is it Anyway? By Randy Foncree
Cake, streamers, balloons, gifts, decorations … only one thing is missing.
TAKE IT TO HEART
A World Away at Christmas by Rev. Michael L. White
A world away from family and friends, but right next to God’s heart.
THE JOY OF FAMILY
Christmas Charity by Karen Treharne
A lesson learned one Christmas, that has lasted many lifetimes.
THE RHYTHM OF LIFE
Sonnet of the Wise Men by Jan Ackerson
Three gifts for a babe…to be used by a King.
Bottom Featured Poem – What About Me? By Patricia Coldiron
Putting Christ back in Christmas.
‘TIS THE SEASON
I Hate Christmas by Delores Baber
For everyone who has ever thought the same thing, this true story has quite a point to make.