by Cara Ellen Modisett Advent IV reflection at the 5:30 service, December 20, 2015. We move through darkness and light by turns this season, the
darkest of the year, at least in this hemisphere, not quite the coldest but
moving towards the deep ice of winter, when the afternoon becomes evening and
the evening becomes night every day sooner and quieter and more suddenly in
this time of year when the night is longest – tomorrow night. We celebrate one of our most joyous seasons in the...