February 24, 2015
It’s been a long, hard winter in many parts of the world. Numerous places have had to cope with record amounts of snowfall; others have been hit with record low temperatures. Some places have had to deal with both. Large numbers of shivering people are wondering whether spring will ever come! If you’re one of them and could use some encouraging words to warm your heart, brighten your day, and lift your spirit, read this beautiful ritual written by Diann L. Neu, co-founder and co-director of the Women’s Alliance for Theology, Ethics, and Ritual (WATER), including a musical reminder that “all shall be well,” as Julian of Norwich wrote long ago.