On the Need for Advent…

It happens about this time every year. This subtle shift of heart, the deep sense of something amiss. Or missing. I am not sure what happens but only have observed this movement within me, this deeper yearning as the long nights of Autumn come round serving up falling leaves, chilly days and blazing colors inContinue reading “On the Need for Advent…”

Answered Prayer

  Hello Dear Faithful Friends and Followers, It’s been awhile since I have written for this blog consistently. I remember the days of writing every single morning and sharing…it seems like a memory now. Part of this is my schedule is a little less roomy. Another part is I think I am like Peter lookingContinue reading “Answered Prayer”

On Advent, Bonhoeffer, and Waiting

  I have a short list of favorite writers. That might surprise you, but it shouldn’t…because when your favorite Author is God, it makes you rather persnickety. Dietrich Bonhoeffer is on that short list. His words inspire me, challenge me, convict me. His words lead me closer to the life of Christ within I wantContinue reading “On Advent, Bonhoeffer, and Waiting”

Stir the Pot – On Making Soup, Prayer, and Wordless Days

  But as for me, I am poor and needy; may the Lord think of me. You are my help and my deliverer; you are my God, do not delay. ~Psalm 40:17 I decided to make soup today. Escarole and Bean Soup to be exact. It reminds me of the good things in life, thingsContinue reading “Stir the Pot – On Making Soup, Prayer, and Wordless Days”