Reading: Luke 1 verses 5 - 25 Thought: I was in shock. I couldn't believe what I was seeing. I'd been given a really unexpected gift and, despite being someone who has a habit of spoiling her own surprises, on this occasion I had been clueless. I think I probably shed a tear (a happy one… Continue reading Advent Day 12: I Don’t Believe It!
Reading: Isaiah 53 verses 1 - 6 Thought: If I've got plenty time and all the bits and pieces I need, I love wrapping presents and packaging them up in an interesting way. I remember sometimes thinking of lots of creative and unusual ways to wrap and decorate presents and make them look lovely. No matter how… Continue reading Advent Day 8: All Wrapped Up
'When are we getting our tree up?' I've heard this anguished plea innumerable times over the past couple of weeks and the general response has been, 'Soon.' Usually, the beginning of December heralds the arrival (or rather, movement from attic to living space) of our decorations and it's a process I really enjoy. This year… Continue reading Who Am I Really?
Reading: Ecclesiastes 3 verses 1 - 11 Thought: Do you ever feel impatient? I know I do. You've been waiting for something to happen or someone or something to arrive and it just seems that time has all but stopped. You wish you could have control over the clock and make it go at the time you… Continue reading Advent Day 4: Is it Time Yet?