12/08/2011 12:07 pm ET

Holy Holidays? HuffPost Religion Invites You To Tell Your Story

We all know about the stress and comercialism of the holidays whether that is Christmas, Hanukkah or any other of the many Holy Days observed during December.

But there is another side to this season.

HuffPost Religion would like to feature personal stories that get to the core meaning of these Holy days. Have you, your family or community experienced the light of Christ, been empowered by the story of Hanukkah or enriched by the Winter Solstice?

Send your stories to Feel free to include photos if you have them. Reminder: by sending it to us you are giving us permission to publish your story on The Huffington Post. And thanks!