How quickly the calendar brings us to the brink of Christmas. As I hear the song “The 12 days of Christmas” I confess I am singing “Only 8 Days until Christmas.” But time will pass whether we note it or not, and the only wise way tread more

A blessed and joyful new year to you and those whom you love. Before us now is stretched a clean slate of days, weeks and months, in which we can choose to grow in our love, faith and service to God’s world. I hope you will make the choice to do theread more