Monthly Archives: December 2013


Last week at our ladies’ breakfast we read the Ă–kumenische Gebet im Advent (Ecumenical Prayer during Advent) together. The theme and title was Warten: Waiting. And for me, in that moment, it could not have been more appropriate. An image: … Continue reading

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When a Clan Gathers

When a clan gathers, it is beautiful. Even when the reason for the gathering demands solemnity and sadness, it remains beautiful, perhaps only then becoming perfect. This past week I have observed a clan gathering around its matriarch. She is … Continue reading

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