MUSIC MONDAY | 21 Years

TobyMac is a Christian rapper. If you listen to Christian radio, you’ve heard his music at some point. He’s been around for a while. Back in October, TobyMac’s son, Truett, passed away. He was 21 years old. Recently, TobyMac released 21 Years as a tribute to Truett Have a listen. Have you dried your eyes yet? I am sorry anytime anyone has to endure such a loss. What I appreciate about TobyMac’s song is twofold……

My top 5 Christmas songs

Maybe I should have made 2 lists. But I decided to do one list and give you a caveat. The message and world-altering aspect of Christmas is the most meaningful aspect of the season. Christ came into the world to save sinners! The gifts, the decorations and all the fluff of Christmas don’t do all that much for me. But there are some songs I can’t wait to hear and sing! So, here’s my top…..

The Middle Child of Holidays

Face it.  Thanksgiving is the middle child of the holiday season. People make a great fuss about Halloween.  Of course they do; it’s the holiday first-born.  First-borns make us “parents for the first time.”  Duh! Your other children wonder why you don’t affirm that obvious piece of information about them.  After all, they made you parents for the second and fifth time.   Likewise, Halloween inaugurates the holiday season, and its popularity seems to have grown over…..