Tag: Holiday

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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If You Like Your Christmas, You Can Keep Your Christmas

He had no further intercourse with Spirits, but lived upon the Total Abstinence Principle, ever afterwards; and it was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, …

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