It Only Takes a Spark
By Rick Wattman, Director of Communications and Publications
One of my favorite holiday memories is of Christmas Eve at the church where my dad was pastor. His duties of leading the community celebration colored our family festivities–meaning the church was always a big part of our Christmas.
Near the end of the service, after we had sung the familiar carols and heard the Christmas story, the lights would go down in the sanctuary. The candles of the advent wreath provided only a small pool of light, which did little to overcome the darkness where we sat.[Read more…]