Advent is a season of waiting, of longing, of active
attentiveness to what is being birthed.
Advent is a time of pregnancy, of expectation,
of yearning for the reality of Love’s presence
within us and in the whole world.
Advent is a time of being present to the darkness
of the womb during pregnancy; of being present to the unknown,
to mystery, to what is yet unseen and still being formed.
Advent is a time of trusting in the midst
of whatever darkness we are in, trusting as Mary did that
light would emerge for the path ahead.
Advent invites us to open our hearts,
to trust amidst darkness,
and make room for Love;
Love with Us
Love Birthing within Us.
This longing is made up of simplicity,
of expectancy, of hope and the
spirit of childhood and Joy.
~ By Cathy AJ Hardy