An Advent Reflection
They were on their way to Bethlehem, maybe a family gathering, maybe trying to avoid a family gathering… but they had Christmas by themselves, no choice. Immediate family… with animals in the house. Gifts delivered… maybe a bit late. Ours to appreciate this year.
Darryl Neustaedter Barg – Director of Communications
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