Dad’s Last Christmas Gift

Before Dad passed away, he gave me a gift I’ll never forget. Can I share it with you?

From the APPC and the Lewis Family to yours, Merry Christmas.

Brandon Lewis, MBA
Founder and Mentor-In-Chief


  1. Rodney on December 23, 2016 at 3:07 pm

    I like your thoughts of your father last important words to you,( many of us have been there as well as a young man ) and your message to us about the most imortant meaning of Christmas. ( you have a gifted tongue )

    • Brandon Lewis on December 23, 2016 at 3:17 pm

      Thanks Rodney. Merry, Merry Christmas to you!

  2. Gregory on December 23, 2016 at 4:08 pm

    I appreciate the message, Brandon. My dad and I had a very similar relationship, and while we can’t change the past, we can learn from it, and as you said, Jesus is more than willing to wash away the past and give us a new life in Him. The price that Jesus paid demonstrates His commitment to our success in Him. He sent me somebody to tell me about His free salvation, and in over 20 years, I’ve never once regretted deciding to accept it and follow Him.

    • Brandon Lewis on December 25, 2016 at 2:28 am

      Thanks Gregory! Merry Christmas to you! The past is but the past… God sends some unexpected messengers. You never know when it’s your turn to be one!

  3. Steven Adickes on December 23, 2016 at 6:38 pm

    Thanks for your sharing.

    Just lost my father in-law this week and my dad a few years ago. With my painting clients we discuss what we wish our parents could of done. I agree with what your dad said, it’s the best I knew how. I was raised in a christian home and Christ has been my go to and friend all my life and I guess I’ll have to wait till heaven to build the relationship with my father. Without my mom or dad there would no me, so I do understand God has me right where I’m to be and I’m to make the most of it for His sake. Thanks for sharing you!
    Merry Christmas!

    • Brandon Lewis on December 25, 2016 at 2:27 am

      Merry Christmas Steven! Thanks for your warming thoughts. We are living in the “already, but not yet” phase of our faith. Further along, we’ll know all about it…

  4. Bryan Holderfield on December 23, 2016 at 10:13 pm

    awesome ,thanks i have been saved ,pray need to be back in church ,Merry Christmas

    • Brandon Lewis on December 25, 2016 at 2:25 am

      Thanks so much for sharing Bryan. Call me anytime. You know how to reach me. Merry Christmas! God loves you.

  5. PINK on December 24, 2016 at 2:05 am

    Thanks for sharing, very inspirational God bless you & your family this holiday season!

    • Brandon Lewis on December 25, 2016 at 2:24 am

      Thanks PINK! Also… thanks for being such a good friend to all us “kids” at JSU!

  6. Brooke Curlee on December 24, 2016 at 3:24 pm

    Beautiful, Brandon!! I remember your father. He did an excellent job of raising a fine young man!! That’s one of the most difficult tasks in life…parenting…he was perfect at it. Thanks for sharing this important message.

    • Brandon Lewis on December 25, 2016 at 2:23 am

      Thanks baby doll. I hope you have a wonderful Christmas.

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