Because we do Christmas by rote…all the same traditions with all the same people…it’s easy to mail it in. So most of us want it to be different this year, for Christmas 2013 to have its own flare. But we also don’t want to get rid of all those things we do year after year.
So what do we do?
Consider that meaning is something given. It’s something we would pay close enough attention to, to be impacted in a new way.
Under the surface of your Christmas-by-rote is a new, meaningful message for you. Will you be looking?