Day 24 of Advent: A Prayer

How silently, how silently the wondrous gift is given

I would be silent now,

Lord, and expectant… that I may receive

The gift I need , so I may become the gifts others need.

Amen

Reverend Kirsty DePree

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I have enjoyed working for over 20 years in the education and publishing spaces creating accessible learning environments for all students. My teaching experiences led me into supporting schools in need of improvement and creating and delivering professional development to teachers and leaders. And then I moved into selling educational materials, programs, technology, and services. Most recently, I have been developing content for innovative learning programs in K-12 and museum spaces. For the past 17 years serving on the board of the Collegiate Corporation, I have led initiatives in women's leadership, stewardship, development, virtual strategy, and educational programs for youth and families. Outside of the learning and non-profit spaces, I enjoy blogging about faith and inspiring women. I have a passion for travel, where you might find me exploring national parks, museums, and finding the best local restaurant to eat. I capture my adventures digitally with my camera. My photography has appeared in exhibitions throughout Europe and Australia in 2019 and 2020, on television in the United States, and was chosen from over 100,000 entries to appear in a well-known photography magazine.

One thought on “Day 24 of Advent: A Prayer

  1. Rev Kirsty…as you would say, “Hallelujah, Amen.” This is what Christmas is all about…others. I’m also reminded of Dr. Caliandro’s Christmas card story… The year he received a card that simply said “OTHERS.” May we bring the gifts of joy, peace and laughter to others this Christmas. Merry Christmas.

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