Carolyn Schaller of Coldwater United Methodist Church places blue candles into a large Advent ring near the sanctuary while Phyllis Kaiser examines the bows. The women helped decorate the church Monday evening for the traditional Hanging of the Greens custom.
COLDWATER - Wreaths adorn doors and strands of evergreens twirl along railings and banisters as the Christmas season approaches.
But the greenery that appears this time of year has a deeper meaning than just home decor. It is linked to the Hanging of the Greens tradition. [More