The ancient wisdom text urges us to find joy in the limits of the present moment.
KonMari approaches clutter by asking just one question: “Does this item spark joy?” But this isn't always a simple question.
December 13, Third Sunday of Advent: Zephaniah 3:14-20; Isaiah 12:2-6; Philippians 4:4-7; Luke 3:7-18
The tension between the joy of the first three readings and the judgment of the Baptizer’s proclamation is theologically instructive. It presses us to hold the two together.