I find it rather amusing (not really) that during the Christmas season, as we celebrate the birth of the prince of peace, that we have stress and strife rather than peace.
In fact the book of James reminds us that where we have strife and envy that we also have confusion and every evil work! Merry Christmas, right?
"For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work." – James 3:16
So, I ask you to look closely at the true reason behind the season and allow true peace to overshadow you.
The key is to refocus – focus on Jesus.
I am all about the family and the gifts – yet the stress of shopping and travel can be overbearing if we focus on the activities instead of Christ.
The focus on Jesus ……………