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What is "Feel Good Christmas?"

Welcome. "Feel Good Christmas" is an off-shoot of . It is dedicated to the Holiday-themed books by author, SUZANNE D. WILLIAMS , and includes devotionals, recipes, and other Christmas thoughts. The best way to keep track of what is posted here, is to become one of Suzanne's regular email subscribers. As well as receiving notices of posts, you will be entered to receive her occasional FREE BOOK GIVEAWAYS, including the biggest one in November. You can join at the link below. All emails are powered by FeedBlitz and guaranteed spam free. Become a subscriber. ---------- Suzanne D. Williams, Author

What Christmas Is Really About

*This was first published November 7, 2011 If I am being truthful, Christmas is not my favorite holiday. In fact, it's probably my least favorite. For a number of years, I struggled with depression during the holidays. One year, I even took the decorations back down before Christmas Day actually arrived. The great stress of attending parties and buying gifts, the whole commercialization of it gets to me at some point, and I begin to identify with Charlie Brown. "Isn't there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?" Yet every year, God reaches down to give me one moment that reminds me of the true purpose of Christmas. I like to think of this moment as God's little surprise because I never know when it will come or from where. It could be a Christmas play, a television program, a song I hear sung. Whatever it is, it always comes. Often, it is from something inconsequential. Nevertheless, it reaches right in and touches my heart. Last evening, I watch