It's not the perfect family - It's the Holy Family
Hold Onto Love
the church celebrates the Feast of the Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and
deadline for what you are reading, however, was December 19th.
shopping days until Christmas and I need an article about the Holy Family?
There are unwrapped gifts in the trunk of my car. There is Advent and Christmas
music all over my desk. Help
obscure thought comes to mind.I try to
get past it but it is blocking everything else out. I vaguely remember when it
first came. It was a time of personal and communal sadness and
confusion. Like many who serve, identify with and love the church I was
reeling from daily news reports that were going from bad to worse to
thought came as I was practicing a song: “Hold on to Love” (#486)
There is a place for the
sadness, hold onto love.
There is a season of
gladness, hold onto love
When pain and confusion
seem endless, hold on to love.
We cultivate healing
through kindness, hold onto love
thought became the ray of hope that has carried me through the darkness of autumn
through to this Christmas Season of light and joy.