The older I get, the more sentimental I become. Especially at Christmas. Three chords into “O Holy Night” and you’ll find me tearing up and sniffling like a fool. I can’t help it. Something about Christmas just does that to me.
Specific lines from my favorite Christmas songs get stuck in my throat and grab hold of me.
What makes these songs effective each Christmas season is their ability to call to mind the wonder and marvel of the moment when the God of eternity stepped into time. And that is why I love Christmas so much. Because this one night was a game changer….

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