Season 5, Episode 25
Someone Asked: “Do we have to be holly and jolly this time of year?”
Circle of Hope pastors discuss the Christmas season and think about its often assumed festive positivity. What does it mean to be holly and jolly at this time of year, especially when not everyone is? It can be a nuanced time, one that deals more with a sense of awareness that we’re not alone and that God is with us, and a meditation on the need for the transformation that God brings in the form of Jesus.
About Someone Asked: The Circle of Hope pastors spend a lot of time in conversation. We’ve collected some topics that people actually ask us. We choose one in which we’ll spend about five minutes every other week. Let’s see what happens!