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Advent 2020: O Lonely Night

We are on day 267 of 15 days to slow the spread. Honestly, until recent years I was unfamiliar with the tradition of Blue Christmas. I mean, I know the song and have for years fondly mocked the Elvis version. But I do not come from a tradition of celebrating Blue Christmas in a service …

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From My Cold, Cranberry Stained Hands

Why for fifty-three years I’ve put up with it now! I must stop Christmas from coming! But how? Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas We are on day 240 of 15 days to slow the spread. Thanksgiving is next week. You know, it’s the holiday that began with colonists giving thanks for God’s provision …

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