This holiday season, for many people, is the most depressing and stressful time of the year. News headlines are filled with tragic events. An increase of deaths occur during this time of the year. So many have to deal with trauma, tragedy; families are grief-stricken families by the death of loved ones and the many other perplexities of life. Moreover, many families are struggling financially, which increases their sadness because they lack the resources to purchase gifts, gadgets and basic essential items. It seems like a paradox to hear about and know of such hopelessness during a time when this season is meant to bring peace, joy, happiness and hope –celebrating the birth of the Christ. Unfortunately, too many are hopeless!