The cutie in the star costume below is quite possibly the most adorable thing I've ever seen. And His grace is quite possibly the greatest gift I've ever received. Is there anyone who can tell us what Christmas is all about?
LINUS: Sure, Charlie Brown. I can tell you what Christmas is all about.
[moves towards the center of the stage]
LINUS: Lights, please.
[a spotlight shines on Linus]
there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping
watch over their flock by night. And lo, the angel of the Lord came upon
them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were
so afraid. And the angel said unto them, 'Fear not: for behold, I bring
unto you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For
unto you is born this day in the City of David a Savior, which is Christ
the Lord. And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe
wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.' And suddenly there was
with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host, praising God, and
saying, 'Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, and good will
[Linus picks up his blanket and walks back towards Charlie Brown]
LINUS: That's what Christmas is all about, Charlie Brown.
Happy Christmas Eve, Homies. Wishing you and your families a wonderful holiday filled with the things that matter most.
Em & Tim