Family. Friends. Work. School. And all of the other stuff we’re doing. With all of the busyness of life, it’s easy to miss everything else that’s going on.
Even obvious things. Like the weather. Said someone who missed the forecast and got caught in the rain yesterday.
Businesses know we often miss the obvious. Which is the point of all they do to grab our attention. To make sure we get there on Black Friday.
God knows we often miss the obvious. Which is the point of Sunday’s Gospel (Luke), and why Advent goes for 4 weeks. To make sure we don’t miss something a lot bigger than Black Friday.
More on this tomorrow. Readings for Sunday