During the holidays, we tend to focus on receiving rather than
giving. It is easy to do, but it is also important to recognize
that Christmas is celebrating Jesus’ birth and is not about
how many or how little presents we receive.
We live in a culture that is tells us that receiving is better
than giving. There is nothing wrong with wanting to receive
presents. However, sometimes we miss out on the value of
In November, we at Hope Alive Ministry (Team H.A.M.)
donated shoeboxes to Ronald McDonald House of Pittsburgh.
This taught us that it truly is better to give
than to receive.
What are YOU doing this holiday season to
Sometimes the “smallest” things matter the