I read somewhere recently that the evergreen tree was an ancient symbol of life in the midst of winter. I don’t know if this is a true statement or not, but I would definately say that it is true for my life in this season.
My husband and I have been walking a difficult winter season of unemployment. It’s going on three years now. Although there have been jobs in between, and the occasional call back from the prior boss, my husband remains unemployed. Needless to say, Christmas is going to be a little different for us this year.
One of the things we were missing is the annual