This may be one of my favorite episodes this year. Melinda Doolittle is every bit as fun as she sounds from start to finish. She is kind and hilarious and thoughtful AND A CHRISTMAS TREE UP YEAR ROUND? Yeah, we need her. And now we can’t WAIT for her Christmas album in 2020!

Enjoy the Christmas stories from 2019 guests Clay Scroggins, Hillary Scott, and Dustin Nickerson.

Melinda Doolittle:

Phil Wickham’s Christmas Album

American Idol

Dave Barnes

Lee Greenwood

Dove Awards

Michael W Smith

Come Together Now song at the Dove Awards

Dirty Dancing

Reba

Gladys Knight

Midnight Train to Georgia

Stevie Wonder

My Funny Valentine 

Barbra Steisand

Whitney Houston 

Michael Jackson

Bruno Mars

George Strait

Garth Brooks

Trisha Yearwood

Habitat for Humanity

President Jimmy Carter

The Ryman 

Belmont University

Friends In Low Places

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Merry Christmas, Darling by Karen Carpenter

Carrie Underwood

Kasey Musgraves

Maren Morris 

Rainbow Connection

Lady Antebellum

Little Big Town

Dan + Shay

Aretha Franklin 

Enneagram 

That Sounds Fun 2019 Book List

Jenna Bush and Michelle Obama on The Today Show

Nat King Cole

Josh Groban

Christmas at Dollywood

Candace Cameron Bure

Lifetime Christmas movies

A Christmas Love Story

Anthony Evans

Episode 171: Mandisa

Episode 162: Priscilla Shirer

Bands In Town

Tim Shaw

Dave and Busters

IF: Gathering

Escape game puzzle

Episode 192: Clay Scroggins

Episode 149: Hillary Scott

Episode 173: Dustin Nickerson