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Sunday, November 27, 2016
12 Ways to be More Mindful This Advent
So we have 28 days to prepare for Christmas.
I’ve written at other times on the spiritual gift of silence and the blessed waiting we’re supposed to cultivate during this season of Advent. However, it is so easy — when we consider all we have to do in the coming weeks — to become consumed by the to-do list.
So I created this reminder to help me be mindful, to be more like a candle burning than a blinking LED light.
(Ironically it takes the shape of a to-do list, but it’s more of a “how to be” list).