2018 Advent Resources Available Online
New Advent resources for congregations, dioceses, and communities of faith include the Spanish translation of Journeying the Way of Love Advent curriculum, translations of Preparing to Become Beloved Community Advent curriculum in Spanish and Haitian Creole, as well as a Sermons That Work compilation of Advent and Christmas selections, AdventWord 2018, seasonal bulletin inserts, and a three-part webinar series from Episcopal Migration Ministries and the Episcopal Church’s Office of Government Relations. All are available here.
Journeying the Way of Love Advent curriculum and Advent calendar (available in English and Spanish)
A new, four-week Advent curriculum and Advent calendar pegged to readings and themes from the first two chapters of the Gospel of Luke.
Preparing to Become Beloved Community Advent curriculum (available in English, Spanish, and Haitian Creole)
This Advent curriculum is framed around the four quadrants of the labyrinth. Groups are invited to “walk” sections of the labyrinth each week in Advent, engaging in scripture, reflections, and activities.
This popular Advent practice returns in 2018. Sign up to receive a daily word to use as a focus for your prayer and an invitation to share online. Find #AdventWord here.
Sermons for Advent and Christmas (available in English and Spanish)
A compilation of Advent and Christmas sermons from some of the best preachers in the Episcopal Church. Whether you use this book for private devotionals and inspiration, small group study, or reading from the pulpit, we pray that you will find this holy season brightened by the Everlasting Light himself.
Find sermons here.
Bulletin inserts for each Sunday in Advent are designed to complement the Journeying the Way of Love Advent curriculum. Available in full page, one-sided and half page, double-sided formats.
Episcopal Migration Ministries and the Episcopal Church Office of Government Relations offer a series of three one-hour webinars, Walking in Welcome: An Advent Series with Episcopal Migration Ministries on December 5 at 4 pm Eastern, December 13 at 4 pm Eastern, and December 18 at 12 pm Eastern. Details and registration information here.
Webinars will be available on-demand following the event.