Twelfth and last Month of the Year according to the Julian and Gregorian Calendars! Unusual that it the twelfth, as it stems from Latin word Decem meaning Tenth.
O how we Welcome this season which is for many filled with well-wishes, joy, cheerfulness, festivities, gifts exchanges, family gatherings, gala and merriment of all sorts!!
Here is a short-list of Special Awareness Days being celebrated this Month:
1 Advent Begins
1 World Aids Day
1 Rosa Parks Day
2 Day for Abolition of Slavery
3 Word Day for the Handicapped
5 International Volunteer Day
10 Human’s Rights Day
11 UNICEF Day – United Nations
16 Jane Austen’s Day
20 International Solidarity Day
21 Winter Solstice
23 Mawlid el Nabi
25 Christmas Day
31 New Year’s Eve
A Prayer for December:
As we enter this season of festivities and merriment we wish to remember those who are poor and struggling, feeling alone and lonely, or grieving the loss of loved ones.
” Peace and warmth, food, kindnesses, love, and comfort be brought to them. This is my prayer, this is my hope. I let it be. Amen.” ~ Lady Dawnecia Palmer
Christmas Morning Service on ‘YouTube LU LIFE CHURCH’