Here's the Advent devotional I wish I'd had six years ago when I was engulfed with grief.
Tag - Blue Christmas
WASHINGTON (RNS) — More churches are recognizing that Christmastime can be the darkest time of year for those who are grieving.
Holy tears are a part of Christmas, our grief a hint of the "now and the not yet" that Christians are called to live in.
There is a liturgy to grief, an entire calendar of solemn commemorations juxtaposed with joyful memories.