Monday Spiritual Ruminations: oh joy…

Still waters may run deep But the river of joy runs deeper still. It’s water is called gladness And it flows over rocks And collapses into waterfalls Rushing Then quieting Always holding steady to the cycle and pace Persistently reminding me To bathe in its refreshing And healing And exhilarating Strength. Have no anxiety But […]

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Monday spiritual ruminations: welcome Advent… 

Winter skies of deep indigo inky And blotted with a moon of chilled pearl Come earlier each afternoon lingering into the morning More deliberately Magnifying My ache and yen For rest, quiet, peace As I travel towards another Bethlehem remembrance. It is Advent And the wait is the treasure. I light a single candle amid […]

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Ending the month with random thoughts…

It is Saturday–the last Saturday of November. The final Saturday of the Liturgical year. A sunny, nippy, 2 days-after-the-Turkey-Feast-Day-Saturday. I have been occupied with family and feasting so my usual schedule of postings is off. That’s okay. Why? Because it is Saturday. A day for some random thoughts, if you don’t mind! Here we go: […]

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