Advent has begun once again. We have returned from our Thanksgiving travels and the Christmas lights are twinkling throughout the house. I have retrieved my Advent devotionals from their spot on the highest shelf in our bookcase and here I sit once again with my computer and my bible in my lap pondering the mystery and meaning of Advent.
Longing. Waiting. Expectation. Mystery. The words of Advent.
Uncomfortable words in our hurried, instant gratification world. With Siri at the ready to answer any question with the push of a button and Amazon available to deliver almost anything to our doorstep overnight, we are disgruntled when we are made to wait. Continue reading