My calendar page for December 2020: There is a higher power, and I am not it. (AA Twelve Steps)
Today is the beginning of Advent and the start of a new cycle of liturgical readings. In Year B, we will hear many texts from the Gospel of Mark. Today’s Gospel reminds us that during Advent and always we must stay awake. For the next four weeks, we will be anticipating the blessings of Christmas … More Advent — Stay Awake!
I am grateful that my family in Florida and Montana are all well. We celebrated Thanksgiving in our respective homes yesterday, and will Zoom together this evening for a virtual Thanksgiving. I texted these images to them throughout the day yesterday. In addition to family and friends, here are a few reasons for which I … More Thanksgiving 2020