Frazzled? Looking for a great Christmas holiday recipe? Try this shortbread.
1 cup soft butter
2/3 cup powdered icing sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 ½ cups all purpose flour
¼ cup cornstarch
Beat sugar and butter together. Add remaining ingredients and keep beating until mixture resembles whipped cream, Drop by heaping teaspoons on an ungreased cookie sheet. Bake at 325F for 20 minutes. Store in an airtight container.
While you stir up these cookies, take time to remember that Christ was whipped on our behalf. Yes, yours. (And mine). It’s all well and good to be thinking warm and fuzzy for the month of December but remember there also is an Easter.
Matthew 27:26- So he set free for them Barabbas; and he [had] Jesus whipped, and delivered Him up to be crucified (AMP).
Prayer: Dear Heavenly Father, never let us forget the truth. You sent your son Jesus to die for us. That was always Your plan, even as He snuggled in Mary’s arms. Amen.