Search Sponsored by:
Friday, August 26, 2016
Speculator, NY ,

Letter to the Editor - 12/26/2012

Wednesday, December 26, 2012 - Updated: 8:17 AM

We are blessed to live here

To the editor:

I just had a great group of kids visit me, representing the 8th grade in Lake Pleasant school. They sang a Christmas carol and then presented me with a very lovely basket of goodies .

To say they brightened my day would be an understatement. I couldn’t help but think how very blessed I am and yes, even the community, to be able to listen and see these young people.

Then there was a flashback to the recent tragedy in Newton the other day. I couldn’t help but “lump up” knowing that so many families there won’t be enjoying a blessing similar to this one that I was now experiencing.

We are so blessed to live here in this wonderful community and I do thank the Lord for it and the wonderful job you people, the teachers and staff, do in our school system.

I want to remind us all that the reason for the season is found in the Bible: Luke 2:11 “Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is Christ the Lord,” and he gave us the greatest gift imaginable, if we choose to accept it as found in John 3:16 “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only son that whosoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”

John Johansen,



Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article


Copyright © McClary Media, Inc.

Privacy Policies: Hamilton County Express

Contact Us