Thoughts: “Have you seen Anna?”
“She never leaves the temple.”
“Always fasting and praying.”
“Poor old soul, she doesn’t’ have any family.”
“They say she can predict the future.”
“Did you hear how excited she was when that country couple came in with a baby?
“She said the baby was the Messiah!”
“Yeah, she was going on about this baby’s bringing redemption to Jerusalem.”
“Well, you know she never had any children of her own.”
“No, she didn’t. She’s probably lonely.”
“And as old as the hills.”
“Let’s check out the sale at Micha’s!”
”And then we can have lunch at Zelophehad’s new place.”:
“And then we ------“
Discussion: And then we can - go to the after-Christmas sales?
- Return that dreadful scarf from Aunt Atossa?
- Hold close the wonder of Christmas in our hearts?
Activity: Invite someone who lives alone to come over for tea and Christmas cookies.
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