Joined: 06 Jun 2006 Posts: 1777 Location: South Central Michigan
Posted: Thu Dec 23, 2010 4:38 pm Post subject:
Last evening my police department did a Christmas party for some very poor residents whose kids otherwise wouldn't have gotten a visit from santa. One of our, um, ahem, 'larger', officers dressed up as santa and rode to the gathering on a fire truck.
Some of the kids were excited to merely get a winter coat, not to mention the toys. One little girl looked at my Lieutenant when she was told that she could take the toys with her and, in amazement, said, "You mean I can keep these?" It kind of breaks your heart.
And it makes me thankful for the many blessings He has given my family and I. I pray that He blesses each one of our members also, regardless of which religion we are or how we choose to worship Him.
And remember, Christ is the best present ever!
_________________ Karma. It's everywhere you're going to be. Edited By : divesergeant Thursday, 23 December 2010 09:39:31 PM.
Merry christmas from the UK. Going to scotland for hogmanay(scottish new year). -9 celsius last night.
Hope to be out to the island for easter employment and dive store sale going through I will never dive in the snow again. EVER
Edited By : BUBBLESTHEFISH Friday, 24 December 2010 01:07:22 PM.
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