Welcome December!

Welcome December!

In the typical calendar of the Western World, December is the last month of the year. However,  December in the Christian calendar is the first month of the year and is called the season of Advent which culminates in the twelve days of Christmas. This yearly event...
The Wonder of Winter

The Wonder of Winter

As the daylight hours continue to diminish, our consciousness adjusts and asks for more grace and reverent space. Our souls silently touch the evening in the morning, the shortened daylight closes around us before our work is done. This journey to the shortest...
November Passage

November Passage

Finding myself in the last week of November, I’m awakening to the reality that there truly is a passage from Autumn to Winter. As I look out the window, I experience a dark damp November in my environment and in my soul. It’s not only that I’m packing books to give...
Soulful Thanks-Giving-Receiving

Soulful Thanks-Giving-Receiving

What images, concepts and emotions come to light when you hear the words soul, thanks, giving and receiving? What memories do you have of these words you’ve heard since  childhood? Where do you hear them these days and how often do you use them? Is it really more...
November Blessings

November Blessings

As the sky continues to find clouds to fill its space and the daylight lessens with every passing moment, we can literally feel the ending of this Autumn season and the beginning of Winter. In a week we’ll be celebrating ‘Thanksgiving’ in these United States as a...