Christmas Joy

Advent Blogging 2007 Many of us were raised with the understanding that Christmas joy comes in the form of presents, believing that a certain special gift was the key to our happiness, the fulfillment of our wishes. Someone was going to know us well enough and care about us enough that the deepest desires of… Continue reading Christmas Joy

Advent Week 1: Waiting and Hope

Advent Blogging 2007 As I mentioned earlier, the whole concept of advent is somewhat new and unfamiliar to me. From what I understand, the overall theme is of waiting and anticipation. I also posted a couple of months ago about beginning to pray the daily office. Although my participation is sometimes sporadic, I have come… Continue reading Advent Week 1: Waiting and Hope

Clearance Sale on Intercession Books

Prayer Synchroblog I need more bookshelves in my house. In our main living area, I only have a small bookshelf that holds about 60 books. In my basement office/store room I have more bookshelves, where I keep quite a few other books. Over time, it seems like books begin accumulating in piles around the house… Continue reading Clearance Sale on Intercession Books