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A lovely post reminding us to stay focused on the light in times of darkness.

BeautyBeyondBones

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Christmas has always been my favorite time of year.

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I mean, if I could permanently decorate my life with white twinkle lights, I would.

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But I love it all: the decorations, the snow, the food, the music, the overly sappy Folgers commercials, the winter wardrobe, even Hallmark movies with their mawkish charm. I love it. all.

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But this year, aside from the fact that it’s mid December and we’re still having weather in the 60’s, there’s a different feeling in the air.

I don’t need to tell you about the state of the world right now.

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The tragedies in Paris, San Bernadino, and Colorado Springs; everything surrounding ISIS; the negativity spewing between presidential candidates. This year’s Christmas season has been marked by an overwhelming blanket of sadness. Of pain.

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So what can we do about it? Aside from pray? It’s easy to slip into a state of 

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