Advent, Children, Christmas, Giving Thanks

Four Christmas’s ago, in the middle of the gift exchange, they stopped opening gifts because they were tired. Overwhelmed. And there was no where left to sit. We waded through the mountains of shiny paper and sparkling ribbons, trying to make sure we weren’t throwing anything away. And I frowned watching them run out of…

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Advent, Prayer, Weekend Wanderings

Praying that you find time this weekend, to store up all of this season’s goodness, and treasure the moments as they come.  Some inspiration for your weekend~ Annie’s words on Advent and Empty Days Ann shares thoughts on One Small Seed: When Wise Med Decide To Do Advent  Christine, reminding me to have Kitchen Friends,…

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Advent, Faith, Journey

What are we to of make of Jesus Christ? . . . The real question is not what we are to make of Christ, but what is He to make of us?  -C.S.Lewis I’m racing again. The business of this waiting season is a good excuse to stay  running so that I don’t have to…

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