How Christmas unexpectedly touched the heart of a pastor's daughter beyond her selfish childish fantasies. Set in the heart of Peoria, Illinois during a particularly challenging winter in 1957, we get a glimpse of rural life in a farmland Christian community, and an intimate and honest sense of conversion as experienced by this preacher's daughter.
Susan Pillsbury-Taylor, currently a United Methodist pastor in NC, also a singer/songwriter and recording artist (see Susan Pillsbury/Sweet Fortune Label Records 1972, and reissue, 2010), also a counselor and has been an English teacher/adjunct professor, Creative Writing instructor. In addition watercolorist and short story writer. Susan is happily married to Lee Taylor, has three brothers who are in the service field as well as her amazing mother, Divie. Susan has been graced by her sister in law Paula, and niece Sophie and nephews Sam and John. Her life is unspeakably blessed.