According to the Christian calendar, it is Advent, the season observed in many Christian churches as a time of waiting and preparation for the celebration of Christmas and the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem.
The birth of the Advent Wreath is traced back to the 16th Century and first utilized among German Lutherans. The four candles represent the four weeks of Advent.
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Any questions, please contact our Pat Kalicki who will be more than happy to walk you through the program.