advent meditation

We are waiting for so many things, aren't we? For healing. For joy. For peace. For heaven. Whether it's right on the surface or deep in our souls, we feel the longing for all to be really, truly well.

The gift of gratitude

I know Thanksgiving is supposed to be our holiday of gratitude. But for me, Christmas is much more so. I think perhaps it's because I don't struggle to farm and harvest the food for the feast like our ancestors did. The Thanksgiving meal is just a family get together these days. The celebration of gratitude …