Candlelight Services

Silent night, holy night! All is calm, all is bright! Round yon virgin mother and child. Holy Infant so tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace, sleep in heavenly peace. (Joseph Mohr, 1792-1849) For many Christians gathering with family at a Christmas Eve candlelight service, singing “Silent Night” while holding small candles, is what it means to really celebrate Christmas. I’ve participated in many such services. First as a teenager growing up in a home […]

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