Tag: Simeon


Advent 2012 Day 4 The Attentive Life – Part 2

Yesterday we discovered the amazing story Simeon, an obscure figure in the Christmas story. (Luke 2:25-32) It would be easy to skim right over it. Once you look more carefully, however, you find a most incredible account of a man whose life was oriented to recognizing and responding to even the smallest movements of God. ...


The Attentive Life

“The secret of waiting is the faith that the seed has been planted, that something has begun.  Active waiting means to be fully present to the moment, in the conviction that something is happening where you are and that you want to be present to it.  A waiting person is someone who is present to ...