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…”

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”