Santa the Wise Man

This was a skit I performed (with the Big Man himself, of course) at our Christmas Eve fancy-dress crib service in 2010 (and repeated at our monthly cafe service, The Junction, last Sunday evening).  I thought it might be appropriate to post it on St Nicholas’ Day today.   Conversation between Father Christmas & AlexContinue reading “Santa the Wise Man”

The light shines in the darkness

“The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it.”   (St John 1.5 (New International Version)) I’m not sure if this should be a Christmas or an Advent sonnet.  You decide! The earth was dark, and dark misunderstood the fragile point of light that pricked its veil. These wise men, strongContinue reading “The light shines in the darkness”