We’re halfway through advent, waiting for the white candle, the Christ candle. And here, suddenly, a splash of color and a glimpse of the wonder to come.
He is the King of peace, which means we find peace through obedience, not wishful thinking. It is not an idle dream, but an ultimate reality.
Sometimes, depending on the situation, it’s good to wait. For sex. For dinner. For tea. For gifts. So much of what we long for isn’t quite yet right or ready.