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Day 13, Advent

A friend shared this poem with me.  While it is not explicitly about Advent, it invites us to be still and to look for glimpses of God; to be reminded of our God-given self-worth and to walk with confidence into the mystery that is the incarnation.  

Walk Slowly
by Danna Faulds

It only takes a reminder to breathe,
a moment to be still, and just like that,
something in me settles, softens, makes
space for imperfection. The harsh voice
of judgment drops to a whisper and I
remember again that life isn't a relay
race; that we will all cross the finish
line; that waking up to life is what we
were born for. As many times as I
forget, catch myself charging forward
without even knowing where I'm going,
that many times I can make the choice
to stop, to breathe, and be, and walk
slowly into the mystery.

Peace,
Laurie

Posted by Laurie Weicher at 6:00 AM
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