Funny how long you can stare at something and then suddenly see something new.
Advent is a season of waiting. And we live in a time when we’re not really used to waiting, so it can be very hard […]
Inside, you built me.
You pushed back walls, made more room for your own growing.
You demanded foundations, tested them with you concentrating feet.
You stretched up, making rafters of my ribs,
pushing into the tenderness under my heart.
What are you waiting for? Are you waiting for the weekend? For Christmas and presents? Are you waiting for happiness? For life to go your […]
Though the radio stations are already playing Christmas music, and Wal-Mart has gifts and tinsel up for sale (heck, Costco had decorations up in October!), […]
I hadn’t had time to deposit my stipend cheque until this morning, so I took a minute and went to the bank on my way […]
I fell into a trap last week. “Really? Already?” Advent is around the corner? That’s what everyone says, isn’t it? That we can’t quite believe that […]
We are not getting impatient. We are trying really hard not to get impatient. I am not feeling impatient myself waiting for the baby this […]
I’ve got a brain full of hospitality today. All the bread scriptures in the last few weeks’ lectionary are probably part of it. As are the personal circumstances. We’ve been offered holiday space by a church friend with a house in France.