Longing and Living in Lockdown

In Manitoba, we have now completed our second week of critical level restrictions.  “What? It’s only been two weeks?” is an understandable response to this statement! It seems like a lot longer.  Of course, we have had numerous restrictions in place for months, but our experience of this most intense level has only been a … Continue reading Longing and Living in Lockdown

Advent at Home – together, apart!

There is a common misunderstanding that Advent is all about preparing for Christmas.  From advent calendars that are used to sell anything from beer to tea to toys, to warnings that there are only so many shopping days ‘til Christmas, our culture has absorbed the season of Advent as one big countdown. But actually , … Continue reading Advent at Home – together, apart!