Ruth Naylor is a retired pastor, ordained in Mennonite Church USA, who works as a spiritual director. She has taught English and creative writing, and has published numerous poems and several articles. This poem was previously published in The Mennonite, Vista, and With. ChristmasRuth Naylor 0 comment ContributorYou may also like A Christmas prayer December 23, 2019 The sword doesn’t win December 4, 2019 A breathtaking sight December 1, 2019 Spiral ever deeper into Christ April 9, 2019 At the still point of the turning world December 20, 2018 The $50 that came back December 17, 2018 Give Dignity this Christmas December 7, 2018 Merry Christmas December 24, 2017 Broken things and a bottle of tears November 1, 2017 And the Word became flesh! November 1, 2017Leave a Comment Cancel ReplySave my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for the newsletter!