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Christmas must be something more..


What if ribbons and bows didn't mean a thing?
Would the song still survive without five golden rings?
Would you still wanna kiss without mistletoe?
What would happen if God never let it snow?
What would happen if Christmas carols told a lie?
Tell me what would you find

You'd see that today holds something special
Something holy, not superficial
So here's to the birthday boy who saved our lives
It's something we all try to ignore
And put a wreath up on your door
So here's something you should know that is for sure
Christmas must be something more

What if angels did not pay attention to
All the things that we wished they would always do?
What if happiness came in a cardboard box?
Then I think there is something we all forgot
What would happen if presents all went away?
Tell me what would you find

You'd see that today holds something special
Something holy, not superficial
So here's to the birthday boy who saved our lives
It's something we all try to ignore
And put a wreath up on your door
So here's something you should know that is for sure
Christmas must be something more

We get so caught up in all of it
Business and relationships
Hundred mile an hour lives
And it's this time of year
And everybody's here
It seems the last thing on your mind

Is that the day holds something special
Something holy, not superficial?
So here's to Jesus Christ who saved our lives
It's something we all try to ignore
And put a wreath up on your door
But here's something you should know that is for sure
Christmas must be something
Christmas must be something
Christmas must be something more

There's gotta be more


*I'm not a Taylor Swift fan but this song got my heart thinking, find it on YouTube and play it. 
My hearts desire this week, the week before Christmas is to get my focus back on WHY we celebrate Christmas. The presents are a blast, the trees are beautiful, the food is amazing. But it's ALL about the birthday boy, Jesus Christ who was born into this world so that He might one day save this fallen world. He has absolutely rocked my world this year and I can't wait to recap it come January, but in the meantime I pray that each one of you who comes across this post will take a look at your heart and prepare it for Christmas day.

Comments

I was thinking the same thing and knowing that it's not the gifts and all that we celebrate! I think you're on the right path. Merry Christmas from Quebec!

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