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Eternal Gifts

This Christmas, my mother in law gave me Kim Hill's recent Christmas c.d. I have enjoyed it so much, but I have nearly worn out one of the songs called "Eternal Gifts." It was written by Leigh Nash and first preformed by Kate York. This song may be my new favorite Christmas song. I found it on Youtube , but don't have enough sense to post it on to my blog. You have got to go listen to it on Youtube, it is under Leigh Nash. Another wonderful c.d. is Matt Wertz-Snow Globe.

Eternal Gifts

Santa knows what I want for Christmas,
But Jesus knows what I need.
It can't be purchased wrapped up and placed
under an eight foot tree.

I need patience and kindness-virtues like these
to bend on my knee at the manger

Santa may bring things that last for the year
but Eternal gifts come from the Savior.

Some days come when I'm plain selfish
I can't think of no one but me
Then I think of all that I've been blessed with
and how it is better to give than receive

I need faithfulness, love and generosity
to open my home to a stranger

Santa may bring things that last for a year but
Eternal gifts come from the Savior


LOVE LOVE LOVE this song!!!!!!

I am a proud Aunt! My sister in law gave birth to BEAUTIFUL Meg on Saturday. We can't wait to meet her!


Let me just say that I am TIRED. I want to do nothing more than make coffee, find a good Christmas movie and wear my pink, fluffy robe. Soon and very soon I hope I will get to do this.

Comments

Green Girl said…
How wonderful !!! I have to drop Cissy an email!!!
Nancy said…
Precious Post!
merlin said…
thanks for sharing
Tara G. said…
The lyrics are beautiful!

A few times recently, when the kids are settled for their nap/rest time, I have taken the computer into my room and pulled up a feel-good holiday movie off of Netflix and relaxed with a cup of hot chocolate (can't do coffee)-a nice little escape for an hour or so! :)

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