This is the first week of Advent, the four weeks leading up to Christmas when we prepare to celebrate God’s gift to us in Jesus and prepare ourselves to receive that gift. It can also be a good time for us to think about what we can give God in return – not because we’re… Continue reading What can I give God during Advent?
This guy was trudging up a sand dune near our condo when we visited the beach last fall. He kept going until he got to a burrowed-out spot, then backed into it and settled down. There are lots of days when I could use some of his determination to keep going, or learn how to… Continue reading Scripture Saturday: Matthew 11:28