It can be excruciating to wait. We do not always get what we hope for. But sometimes, if we are
The manger captivated me as a child. Why did I connect so strongly with a simple wooden object, the first
I love Advent, and I lament that it often gets short shrift. Our deep affection for Christmas nudges it out.
I have struggled with gratitude, with the knowledge that what God has given me is enough. Often it has been far