Advent allows us to connect with our hopes and desires, our longing and yearning for God. But with Advent coming only once every 12 months, I try to be alert to that process year-round.
As I look back over the last years, I am aware of the Spirit’s nagging, prodding and pushing, and my slow and deliberate response to these proddings.
As I responded to calls for ministries and moved from one mission place to another, the decisions and the timing seemed appropriate.
At the beginning of my ninth year in western Kansas,