Advent #8: Joy In The Junk

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15 Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 (NRSV) The spirit of the Lord God is upon me,    because the Lord has anointed me;he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed,    to bind up the brokenhearted,to proclaim liberty to the captives,    and release to the prisoners;to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor,    and the day of vengeance of our God;    to comfort all… Continue reading Advent #8: Joy In The Junk

Advent #5: Peace In The Pandemic

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8 Isaiah 40:1-11 (NRSV) A voice says, “Cry out!”    And I said, “What shall I cry?”All people are grass,    their constancy is like the flower of the field.The grass withers, the flower fades,    when the breath of the Lord blows upon it;    surely the people are grass.The grass withers, the flower fades;    but the word of our God will stand… Continue reading Advent #5: Peace In The Pandemic