Have always appreciated the imaging of light. Tomorrow night candles will be lighted, Christmas Eve. That says to me something about giving up…because the candle can only stay lighted when the wax gives up itself to the wick.
In life may it not be said about us that we give less and expect more. Frankly, that’s deplorable, says a great deal about myopic functioning. You there? I hope not!
Have referenced before when there are shadows that is evidence there is light somewhere.
The biblical narrative says the light shines in the darkness and the darkness does not overcome it.
My prayer, fervent in specific and yet in whole fashion that you know Jesus was born…so much more than a good idea. It is evidence that God cares and shares with us how life becomes meaningful…
To which I now share this…as a way when you light a candle you can read this…and make good on it. Make very, very good on it: