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Easter Legend Of The Donkey’s Cross The legend of the donkey’s cross begins in the Bible. In Mark 11, Jesus sends two of his disciples to retrieve the small donkey no one had faith in. The farmer did not believe the runty donkey was capable of earning his keep. When the farmer informed his children that he was going to have to kill the little donkey. His children begged him to sell… Read More

How sweet the sound of Christmas Bells ringing out to remind us of the birth of Christ. Legend of the Christmas Bells. According to early legend, bells rang throughout the world announcing the birth of Christ. The ringing of bells during joyous holiday season still adds delightful accompaniment to favorite carols and is a significant part of the Christmas celebration. High in their towers, suspended between heaven and earth, church bells have… Read More

The Christmas Tree is one of our most beloved symbols of the Christmas season. It’s fills our hearts with joys and always brings back memories of Christmases past. Tradition of the Christmas Tree. Because it stays green all through the year, the evergreen tree is symbolic of the eternal life offered to Christians through faith in Christ. The treetop points heavenward. A star signified the special star which guided the wise men… Read More

Who doesn’t love the bright green and red of a holly branch? What a wonderful addition to holiday decorating. But what does it mean and how does it relate back to Christmas? Legend of the Holly. The bright red and green of holly make it a natural symbol of rebirth. There are several legends regarding holly. According to one of these legends, holly branches were woven into Christ’s crown of thorns. Therefore, the… Read More