Hat tip: Ella Fitzgerald
Here's an interesting article from today's Chicago Tribune describing the historical roots of the Watch Night Service and its importance in many African-American churches.
And if you're up into the wee hours of the morning, check out Bob Marovich's Gospel Memories program from 3:00 - 7:30 a.m. Central Time. You can listen to it online at wluw.org. This month's broadcast will feature an interview with Lorenza Brown Porter, founding member of the famous gospel ensemble the Argo Singers.
Wherever you are this New Year's Eve, be safe, moderate and reflective. I'll see you next year!