Last week, I wrote (ranted) about this whole “Merry Christmas” versus “Happy Holidays” debate. I believe that it is something not worth being offended by; and that it is certainly okay to wish your non-Christian friends and co-workers a “Happy Holiday”. Today, I want to zone in a little further.
We are now entering into the Advent season! Usually during Advent we focus on the expectation and the anticipation of Christ’s birth in the season leading up to Christmas. This is part of the story, but there’s more to Advent. The word “Advent” comes from a Latin word that means