Van Orsdel holding third Blue Christmas service
December 20, 2019
Havre Van Orsdel Methodist Church is hosting its third annual Blue Christmas Service to be held Sunday, starting at 7 p.m.
“It is called Blue Christmas because it’s not necessarily always a joyous time of year for folks particularly for those who have had major losses in their life through year,” the Rev. William “Mac” McGrew, the pastor at Van Orsdel, said. “That loss can be anything from the loss of a job to being laid off, going into retirement or losing a member of the family.
He said when experiencing a loss, it can be difficult to be joyous at a time when people are runn...