Tag: Advent

I Can’t Drive 55

It’s early. Really early when my eyes open wide. I roll over hoping for another hour of sleep, but sleep won’t come. Before I count to ten my thoughts run. Twenty more days until Christmas. Less than three weeks to get it all done.… Continue Reading “I Can’t Drive 55”

Journey to the Manger

Advent slips in without much fanfare as hunters head off long before the break of dawn. As they stand in the wetlands of my son’s new home state, my daughter and I sip coffee and prepare for our Sunday morning journey. Most Sundays you’ll… Continue Reading “Journey to the Manger”

Your Bethlehem…

The lyrics of a song sung in worship drift over and over in my mind. I’ll make my heart Your Bethlehem Where You O Lord can enter in Shine Your light Let Your life in me begin And make my heart your Bethlehem. This… Continue Reading “Your Bethlehem…”