Thought for the week, 10 December 2017

By Trish Everett

Today’s reading from Mark tells of the beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ.

These days we seem to be inundated with messages and news, on the TV, the radio, in newspapers – to say nothing of Twitter feeds and Facebook posts! How do we distinguish what is true that we should take note of? I can’t help thinking that what we need to do in our busy lives, is to listen to the still small voice of calm that speaks to us through the earthquake, wind and fire – the voice of God, who speaks to us. Are we listening?