The last week of the year, the period between Christmas and New Year’s, is traditionally a quiet time for churches whose calendars have been full all year. But there is one remaining event that a number of churches will host — their annual Watch Night or Freedom’s Eve Service. Here are four, and more are listed at the bottom of this column.
Sgt. Chris Hines looked down and smiled as his wife pinned his badge to the uniform he has worn so proudly for the last 25 years.