It's really odd to suggest that the "happiest time of the year" is one of conflict, but it is the truth. The conflict is between our well-loved traditions and the church's understanding of Advent as a time of repentance and reflection, preparing for the Second Coming.
Join the congregation of Community Presbyterian Church of Bellefonte, Ky. for this week's sermon, Change, by clicking HERE for audio or HERE for text.
Community Presbyterian Church of Bellefonte, Kentucky, was built on the casting floor of a 19th Century iron blast furnace. We use "The Casting Floor" as an image for the power of the Spirit to form us. Visit us at http://communitypresbyterian.org.