I have posted a new blog on Facebook, although you don’t need to be a Facebook user to read it.
It is called “Could 2016 be a continual spiritual Christmas?”
Here’s an excerpt:
But suppose it was early February, mid-June, or late October and there was no Santa, no reindeers, no baby Jesus in a manger; not one beautifully wrapped gift beckoning to kids from beneath a Christmas tree.
Could it still be Christmas? Absolutely!
According to novelist Edna Ferber, “Christmas isn’t a season. It’s a feeling.”
So, could it be a feeling we have all year long and, if so, what would that be like?
According to other commentators what it wouldn’t be is 365 days of tinsel and turkey! Here’s how they have described a year-long Christmas: