As a way to enter more fully into the theme this month, here are some reflective questions that you might use when you are praying or writing in your journal. Try reflecting on one a day until Christmas. There is no doubt that you will begin to be more aware of the angels’ presence in your life, when you begin to place your attention on listening and watching intently for the brush of their wings.
How can I be an angel of love to those who have no love?
How have angels made their identity known to me?
What language, spoken or unspoken, would an angel need to use to get my attention?
What keeps the angel inside me from coming out to bless the world?
When I have been with a stranger and suddenly become aware that I was in the presence of an angel?
When have I seen an angel in a cloud?
If I were to imitate an angel, what characteristics would be most important to me?
How can I create a hospitable place in my heart where angels will know they are welcome?
What angelic message of Good News is God calling me to give to others?
Where have I noticed the tracks of angels on the earth?
How might I be more attentive to recognizing an angel when they are with me rather than realizing that truth only after they are gone?
What can I do to help others see that they have an angel inside of them?
How have angels helped me feel connected to heaven?
How does my pre-occupation with myself keep me from exercising my angel qualities?
Who do I know who needs the ministry of angels and how can I call on the angels on their behalf?
When have I most felt the ministry of an angel?
If an angel gave me a message that required me to change, what would be my response?