Wednesday, November 25, 2015

When holidays lose holiness

and
everything becomes drudgery
in the company of curmudgeons,
who kill your joy
and
go too far from your favorite ways
of honoring special days,
then,
thank God!
You now know what it means
when Hebrews 13:15
says to offer up a sacrifice of praise.

by Mary Harwell Sayler, © 2015