“The Christmas Story begins 2,000 years ago with a mother, a father, their baby son, and the most extraordinary gift of all-the gift of God’s love for all of humanity,” he began.
“Whatever our beliefs, we know that the birth of Jesus Christ and the story of his life forever changed the course of human history,” he continued. “Each and every year at Christmas time we recognize that the real spirit of Christmas is not what we have, it’s about who we are – each one of us is a child of God.”
“That is the true source of joy this time of the year. That is what makes every Christmas ‘merry,'” he stated.
This American lighting ceremony tradition has been around for nearly 100 years.
Author: Damilola Bolaji
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