Advent Resources

Sunday, December 24, 2017 - 01:00

Pray the Collect for This Sunday. Read the Scripture Together: Luke 1:26-38 Reflection: Here I Am ... Imagine young Mary’s surprise: She has just learned she carries the Messiah in her womb. Impossible! Rather than balk at the enormity of her call...

Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 19:00

Pray the Collect for This Sunday. Read the Scripture together: Isaiah 61:1-4,8-11 Reflection: Stir Us Up The Prophet Isaiah envisions a holy community where all people flourish and seek the good for each other, and it all begins with the anointing...

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - 01:00

Pray the Collect for This Sunday. Read the Scripture Together: Mark 1:1-8 Reflection: Proclaim Good News  God sent John the Baptist to proclaim the good news that we could repent, be forgiven, and return to God’s dream of restoration and salvation...

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 01:00

Pray the Collect for This Sunday. Read the Scripture Together: Mark 13:24-72 Reflection: Keep Awake In the gospel, Jesus promises a new day is coming. He also urges people to wake and get ready. What does that mean for us? One of the earliest,...

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 00:00

In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord, make straight in the desert a highway for our God ... Then the glory of the Lord shall be revealed, and all people shall see it together. -Isaiah 40:3,5 Advent is a season of preparation: shopping...