Open your hearts this Advent to be lost in wonder, love and praise! The conclusion of this miraculous event is the glory of God. The shepherds returned to their tasks of their daily living, but in their hearts a song reverberated. They have encountered the promised Messiah, the babe of Bethlehem, and the Savior of the world. How can they not be filled with joy and laughter and song! That is why Advent is encircled with hymns of praise. Has your heart become open to wonder again? That is what the season of Advent is all about.