Category Archives: Advent

U is for Unequalled

U – Unequalled —> If I’m not careful, I find myself playing the comparison game with others. “Look at how they communicate.”  “I wish I was as capable as she is.”  “Did you see how their kids listen?”  We compare … Continue reading

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T is for Trustworthy

T – Trustworthy—> In a world where promises are often broken, cheating is a way of life, and personal needs are considered more important than personal character finding something or someone trustworthy is like discovering a rare jewel or buried … Continue reading

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S is for Song

S – Song —> I grew up singing.  As kids, we often requested song after song from my Dad, who must have known every song written from the 1930’s -1975.  Road trips were family sing-alongs.  The tradition continues with my … Continue reading

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R is for Rejection

R – Rejection —> Ah, Christmas.  The time of year when everyone is ready to help those in need.  We send shoeboxes around the world and gifts to children across town.  We make cookies for neighbors and fill nursing homes … Continue reading

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Q is for Quiet

Q – Quiet —> “Silent night, Holy night, all is calm…” The night Jesus was born probably did start out as a calm, normal night.  Angels would interrupt the quiet with a mind-blowing announcement complete with lights and music.  Shepherds … Continue reading

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