Carol Myers is moderator of the worship commission of the Reformed Church in America and frequently speaks on family celebration of the church year. The Myers family are members of Hope Reformed Church in Holland, Michigan.
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On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me a partridge in a pear tree…
As we gather around our Christmas trees to celebrate Christmas, few of us think of Christmas Day as a beginning. For most families Christmas is the culmination, the climax, of weeks of planning, shopping, and anticipation. Not many are even aware that Christmas is but the first day of the twelve-day season referred to in the familiar song.