“If you’ve looked ahead on your order service you know we’re going to be singing the song “Standing on the Side of Love” today, only we are going to be singing it as “answering the call of love” instead. The composer, Jason Shelton, has asked us to sing it that way from now on. The question is why?
Today is Christmas. It is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ. You can read the full story here.
It is a day of celebration. It is also a day to remember how lucky we are and how we need to help others in the world. Christmas is a reminder for us to be a light in the world.
I have included a devotion for today.
NOW THE WORK OF CHRISTMAS BEGINS
About the Author
Working toward a goal, inch by inch
David Mallett, Garden Song.
“All you need is a rake and a hoe, and a piece of fertile ground.”
Inspiration from UUs around the country (and the world)
Music from 1970 by the late Ric Masten, with the Starr King School For The Ministry Band
Ric Masten, who called himself “an ordained troubadour minister”, was a poet and folksinger whose traveling Unitarian Universalist ministry was formed of music, poetry, and humor.