The angels announced the “good news of great joy” to those terrified shepherds in the field. And still today, the Church proclaims that same “good news of great joy” into our world as well. Thankfully, we don’t receive that news with “terror!” But we do celebrate it with a lot of busyness and stress.
December, after all, is a busy time! Holiday parties, concerts, celebrations, family, food, presents, and more. It’s a time of great joy! It’s also a time of great stress. With all the rushing and buying and traveling and singing, it’s easy to be so consumed by what we need to do that we forget why we are doing it.
Maybe you’ve heard Zion is not having a children’s Christmas Program this year. [Read more…]