Starseeker: A Christmas Story

Who was left behind when Wise Men followed the star? Starseeker The world has become so small, it feels, since my brother left. At the edge of every day, an expectancy. And every long night, just an extension of the long day, though quieter. Always quieter. I hear a noise at the door and listenContinue reading “Starseeker: A Christmas Story”

Two Christmas Devotional Readings

The first evangelists were shepherds. It was a task for which they had no skill, no special gift. No theological teaching or individual training. They had no organization to go before them and no literature to leave behind them. What they had, and all they had, was a divine encounter. The shepherds live in aContinue reading “Two Christmas Devotional Readings”

To Follow the Star – A Christmas Reflection

My kids and I were heading home from school. I was driving as they sat in the back seat, telling me about their day. Thanksgiving still approached, but the radio station we often listen to had already begun to play Christmas songs. In fact, it played only Christmas songs. I was humming along with oneContinue reading “To Follow the Star – A Christmas Reflection”