Advent Day 7: Rev Muriel Pearson reflects on a season of waiting

Rev Muriel Pearson has been commissioned as the new Associate Minister for St Andrew's, Jerusalem and Tiberias in the Holy Land. But her travel has been delayed as she waits for her visa and for Israel to lift Covid restrictions. Meanwhile, for the seventh day of Advent, she offers us this lovely reflection.

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