A possibility: advent, Days 8 &9

this season of dark,

brings disorientation,

waking, sleeping,

sleeping, waking

celebration mixed

with mourning,

when Christmas too early

denying hunger

denying emptiness

denying sorrow in our souls,

demands smiles

demands laughter,

masking reality

with frivolity

that never satisfies….

+

yet, advent, calls

don’t bring Christmas too early,

wait,

wait to celebrate,

new life,

for new life

begins in the dark…

a seed

a spark,

a possibility …

About Sally C

How do I describe myself, I am not what I do, (I am a Methodist Minister), I am not who I am related to (I have 5 wonderful children, and 2 lovely granddaughters). I am a seeker truth, a partaker of life in all it's fullness and a follower, sometimes stumbling, sometimes celebrating of the Christian pathway. I seek wholeness, joy and a connectedness to all things through a deep reconciliation with the God whose love blows my socks off!
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