Sunday, December 25, 2011

Candle Light

 Lighting the church candles for the "Candlelight Service" on Christmas Eve.  December 25th is the first day where the days start to get longer after the "Winter Solstice". Solstice is Spanish means "steady Sun"and in Winter marks the shortest amount of daylight. The days will start to get longer now until the first day of Summer and the Summer Solstice after which the days start to get shorter.