December 9, 2015

Advent Day Nine: The time is always now

There is never a time in the future in which we will work out our salvation. The challenge is in the moment, the time is always […]
December 8, 2015

Advent Day Eight: Acquainted with the Night

Nevertheless the moon Heightens the secret Sleep long withheld Dry for a rain of dreams– Flies straight above me White, hot-hearted, Among the streaming Firmament armies. […]
December 7, 2015

Advent Day Seven: Growing Old Isn’t for Sissies

In our home gym, we have these two posters on the wall from Northern Sun. These posters remind us every single day that while growing old […]
December 6, 2015

Advent Day 6: Swoop

Swoop: a celebration of a fun word. Swoon. Swell. Sweet. Swish. Swoosh. Swizzle.  That ‘sw’ sound, so fun to say. I dare you, add some of […]
December 5, 2015

Advent Day Five: Desire what the situation demands

This time of year is packed with all kinds of obligations. Parties, shopping, decorating, baking, cooking, oh my! For educators/students: end-of-semester projects, presentations, grading, etc, etc. […]
December 4, 2015

Advent Day Four: Want the Change

The past six months of my life are crowded with changes. Some mostly wanted? Others completely unwanted, and I’ve had to find all kinds of courage within […]