December 25, 2019
Shepherds used crooks to bring lambs back into the fold. Candy canes remind us we are all our brother’s keeper.
Sheep wear bells so the shepherd can easily locate them. Bells remind us to locate those in need, and to bring them into the fold. Also, for centuries bells have been used to announce special events.
Stars are the most familiar Christmas symbol. They represent the star of Bethlehem, which guided the Wisemen to the Christ child. They remind us that we should diligently seek Him every day.
For centuries, the evergreen tree has been a common symbol of eternal life. It reminds us th...