Two people I am fascinated with in the early narrative of Jesus: Simeon and Anna. Both waiting. Both longing. Both rewarded after decades of waiting.
Tag Archives: Longing
There is so much more to this life than this life
“The reason I can continue watching and waiting, even as the world is shrouded in darkness, is because the things I long for are not rooted in wishful thinking or religious ritual but are as solid as a stone rolled away.” — Tish Harrison Warren, Prayer in the Night
Advent is Coming
Our hearts are being prepared for Advent. December 2 is the first Sunday. You can follow along in daily Advent readings HERE. I also have a separate Advent 2012 tab on this blog where I will post my Advent thoughts. This is a season of longing. Our focus this year is the longing for Christ’sContinue reading “Advent is Coming”