Have you ever thought of yourself as an evangelizer? There are different ways and styles of being an evangelist.
The Spirit of God is always moving through creation and through human hearts. But there are things we can do which make us more receptive to those movements.
As all of us know, to say that something is symbolic is to claim that some reality, the symbol, carries inside itself much more than what appears on its surface.
Imaginatively placing resolutions and actions around the manger is a prayer exercise that can draw us closer into what is happening there.
Much of life, is spent waiting — and Advent is the time of hopeful waiting.