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She’s Ann Voskamp, a plain Ann without even the fanciful “e”, wife to The Farmer, mama to six, and in her own words, “a bit of a mess.” Ann was named by Christianity Today as one of the leading fifty women who are shaping culture and the Church today. She’s a New York Times best-selling author many times over, communicator, story teller and advocate for those without a voice. “The only words that really matter are the ones I live. This convicts me. I keep writing it out here everyday, the words I am seeking to live — about this wondrously messy, everyday-holy life…. about finding the beauty and quiet, about slowing to see the sacred in the chaos, and…

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“For all that’s been broken For all that’s best lost Every road that we’ve taken at too high a cost For all of our longing for what might have been Christmas makes everything new. Love makes a promise to me and you Christmas makes everything new.” CHRISTMAS CHANGES EVERYTHING “Christmas Makes Everything New” is my NEW, favorite Christmas song! Christmas changes everything – even dividing time into BC and AD – “Anno Domini” – “The year of our Lord.” Christmas changes how we spell God – “E-M-M-A-N-U-E-L” – “God is with us.” Christmas changes broken relationships, broken hearts, broken dreams. North Pointe’s Choir, under the direction of Sean Morton, rocked out these hopeful lyrics over three worship gatherings. A NEW…

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