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Holidays

Posted December 3, 2014 at 3:54 pm

by Forest F. Harvey

For the last three or four years I have written stories about Christmas. In my eighty years of living I have seen it change from “Merry Christmas” to “merry xmas” and now to “Happy Holidays” and/or “Seasons Greetings”

Many object to the Nativity Scene.

Cults and some religious groups say that Christ was not born on December the 25th. Others say that He was not born at all. Christians do not say he was born on December 25th. Shepherds were not in the field with sheep on December 25th. Christmas is the day on which we celebrate the Birth of Christ. The term “Christmas” means “Mass of Christ.”

Protestants and Roman Catholics celebrate Christmas on December

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    Thanksgiving

    Posted November 19, 2014 at 3:44 pm

    Turkey

    by Forest F. Harvey

    Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States. It

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    Vacation Bible School

    Posted August 13, 2014 at 1:29 pm

    We just recently finished with vacation bible school at our church, and I couldn’t help but think back to my childhood experiences with vacation bible school.

    Lilian Melton, also a “Reader’s Write” author came to get us

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    Snow Day!

    Posted January 3, 2014 at 2:47 pm

    Snow day!!!

    That is music to a school age child’s ears. You watch the weather in anticipation of waking up with a white blanket of fun covering the ground.

    Children even consider not

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    Christmas Memories

    Posted December 4, 2013 at 2:57 pm

    Christmas

    memories

    by Forest Harvey

    During the Great Depression in 1929, America suffered some of the hardest

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    Goats and ghosts

    Posted October 30, 2013 at 2:21 pm

    by Forest Harvey

    In Keyhoe, Kentucky there was an old Methodist Church sitting on the top of a hill that was later sold to the Church of the Nazarene. It was surrounded by a cemetery .

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