How is it that even the most committed of faith travelers look to Christmas as the ultimate fulfillment of a year's worth of hopes and dreams? We lean on this one day for happiness it was never meant to provide - or was it? Could it be that letting go of our selfish wants might open us to discover the Gift offered for our truest needs?
Mike Slaughter is Lead Pastor of Ginghamsburg Church in Tipp City, Ohio. In his thirty years as pastor, Ginghamsburg has grown from just 90 people in worship to a thriving mission center where thousands of people serve Jesus by serving the least of these.