Keep Christ in Christmas - Lighting the Manger
Council: 680 - MILLINOCKET
On December 4th, 2018, St. Martin of Tours Council #680 held our annual Lighting of the Manger ceremony. The evening began with light snacks and socializing. The ceremony followed, conducted by Brother Francis Megno. Christmas hymns, a gospel reading, and the construction of the manger cumulating in the lighting of the manger for display on the porch of the Association Hall. This ceremony is conducted to remind everyone of the reason for the season and to promote the “Keep the Christ in Christmas” initiative.