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'Stand up for Christmas'?!

Here's a post from one of my favorite blogs titled, 'Stand Up for Christmas?'. I don't think that she'll mind me sharing her post in its entirety (below) -- it's too good of a read not to share.

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I'm sharing this not because I'm trying to throw Focus on the Family under the train. Believe it or not, I have a lot of respect for the big picture vision of their ministry. Hate them or love them, they are doing some things that not many dare even engage. We can often rant, complain, (and blog), but they've been doing work to build up one of the cornerstones of a healthy society: Family.

But when they miss the boat on occasions, they really miss the boat and I think this might be an occasion they missed the boat. Let me also say that I recently had the privilege of meeting the new president of Focus on the Family (Dobson resigned this past year) and I was appreciative of our time together

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