Archives for December 25, 2006

A Few Thoughts on Christmas Day 2006

Today, as the same old Christmas carols played, one line rang out as if it was brand new for me."How silently, how silently the wondrous gift is given."There have been precious few moments of quiet in my year, as I have set in motion so much sound and fury in my own life that I can hardly hear myself think. In such a state of self-induced hysteria, I'm almost sure to miss Him when he comes again and again into my presence... through gestures of grace, through bread and wine, through the … [Read more...]