Advent

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Tonight while thinking of something happening in our lives soon, I couldn’t help thinking of the word, “advent.” Not the capitalized Advent preparing the way for the celebration of Jesus’s birth. But another type of advent when something important is beginning, approaching, or coming soon. An event that is upcoming usually requires some preparation, planning, […]

Word for 2019

Lots of folks make resolutions each new year. Others set specific goals. I’ve never been successful with either. As I attempt to live in the slow lane, I’m putting aside such organized planning for my life.  Instead, I’ve chosen the word “contemplate” to guide me through my next year.   Slowing down has shown me areas in […]