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JUST FOR CHRISTMAS SUNDAY: 12/25/11

Dec 25th, 2011 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Reflect, for just a moment, what it took to get here. It took 364 days of living, breathing, and preparing for this day. We really didn’t know we were about such a task, but we were. For coming to this day, and the few that remain in this year, takes a “heap ‘o livin.” It takes meeting every day with expectation and strength to make those days count.

And now, we are finally here. Without being conscious that we were making ready for this day, we were. For our bosoms long for what this day brings and means. Our hearts need to be refueled with kindness, thoughtfulness, generous love, consideration for others, a spirit that keeps our attitude rich with compassion and sensitivity.

In order for the year past and the year to come to have any value and significance at all, we will have needed to be about the very