I've taken a little break... still working on that balance thing....
I can't believe it's already December ! The leaves are falling in droves around here. I love to watch the changing colors and all the beauty that fall brings.... Seems so quickly we are switching gears and the hustle
and bustle of holiday season begins.....
The're like a little wooden rose.....
This season may we
Take time, slow down, be still, be awake to the Divine Mystery that looks so common and so ordinary yet is wondrously present.
"Advent is the perfect time to clear and prepare the Way. Advent is a winter training camp for those who desire peace. By reflection and prayer, by reading and meditation, we can make our hearts a place where a blessing of peace would desire to abide and where the birth of the Prince of Peace might take place.
Take Time to be Aware ..... Edward Hays, A Pilgrim’s Almanac, p. 196
May this Advent season be a time for bringing hope, transformation and fulfillment into the Advent of our lives."
Take Time to be Aware ..... CONNECTIONS, 11-28-93
A neat link for some advent reflections... http://www.appleseeds.org/Christmas-quotes.htm