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Christmas Eve – Lighting the Christ Candle

(This is a liturgy for lighting the Christ Candle. It fits with the liturgy I used this season, but also can adapt to many services.) We have gathered with candles in our homesand often a wreath in the sanctuary this … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve at the Epsom Circle McDonalds

A friend of mine from Wichita asked me for this poem he remembered that I wrote a few years ago. He wants to use it and change the place names to Kansas and maybe translate it into Spanish. It’s old … Continue reading

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Thursday, December 24 … O antiphon – Christmas Eve

O Emmanuel, who antiphons every time between the Star and a real umbilical cord, between ho-ho-ho and humbug, between our dreams for the perfect candlelight service, cantata, Christmas morning, and a corny NCIS holiday special. Come as our impossible hope, … Continue reading

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