WHO ARE YOU? 01.09.2021

The Christian church calendar moves pretty quickly from Jesus’ birth to his baptism. The gospel of Mark starts with John the Baptist and from there introduces us to Jesus. This Sunday, we are asked to remember our baptism. I am reading a book which posits that we all need to spend time looking inward toContinue reading “WHO ARE YOU? 01.09.2021”

LIGHTING THE CHRIST CANDLE 12.24.2020

I had to edit this live post because I tried to add music that I thought was in the public domain and wasn’t. I decided to edit the ending while I was at it because I kept knocking the candles over. Shouldn’t I just skip posting it? I definitely considered it, but I couldn’t skipContinue reading “LIGHTING THE CHRIST CANDLE 12.24.2020”

LOVE IS ALL AROUND: REJOICE!

Have you ever realized how much easier it is to rejoice when you are noticing the positives in life, like loving acts, smiles, beauty, simple kindness? Today, I light the Advent Candle of Love and the AdventWord for today is Rejoice. I knew Love was the theme for this week, so I had been ponderingContinue reading “LOVE IS ALL AROUND: REJOICE!”

TENDER BREATH OF ENDLESS LOVE; ADVENT WORD: BLESSING

What a gift it would be if we all began to bless others, including those who hurt us! And imagine how it would be if we also gave ourselves the blessing of being loved and worthy to receive blessing. We can bring light and healing love into being or we can project curses and harmfulContinue reading “TENDER BREATH OF ENDLESS LOVE; ADVENT WORD: BLESSING”