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Advent Week 3: Embracing Joy Amidst Life’s Turmoil

Week 3. Things are changing. The candle turns from purple to pink.

As we traverse the third week of Advent, the subtle shift from deep purples to the soft, tender pink glow of a candle goes beyond colors. It speaks volumes about embracing joy—a profound emotion that transcends hues and melodies, echoing through the complexities of our lives.

I’ve been reflecting deeply on Joni Mitchell's song "Both Sides Now". 

This song is featured in my book Twelve Days: A Christmas Exploration. It echoes life's profound intricacies: