Ring the Bells, Let the Angels Rejoice!
The sound of hand bell choirs at Christmas time never fails to captivate me. I even like the sound of the bell the Salvation Army guys ring in front of the department stores. When I was in Switzerland this past summer, the cows were up in the Alps and I could hear the bells they wore ringing throughout the mountains. A bovine wind chime…it was very moooo-ving. When I moved from a tiny rural town to the campus of Texas A&M University for college, there were a lot of things I h