Advent: The Birth of Christ Is Too Big for One Day
Why our family is celebrating Advent this year.
Dec 4, 2017. advent, christmas, tradition, hope. Advent: The Birth of Christ Is Too Big for One Day. Advent: The Birth of Christ Is Too Big for One Day. Why
In the 'DuckTales' Reboot, Family Remains Scrooge's Riskiest Adventure
As the new Disney series reminds us, 'Family is nothing but trouble.' That's exactly what makes it valuable.
In the 'DuckTales' Reboot, Family Remains Scrooge's Riskiest Adventure. As the new Disney series reminds us, 'Family is nothing but trouble.' That's exactly what makes it valuable.
Christianity Today’s 2018 Book Awards
Our picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture.
centered home. Crouch has been thoughtful and intentional about the place of technology in his home since well before the advent of the smartphone. But
Why Advent Is More Jewish Than You Think
As a Messianic Jew, I see the rich origins of this liturgical season.
Opinion | Discipleship. Why Advent Is More Jewish Than You Think. So how did a nice, Hanukkah-celebrating Jewish girl like me come to embrace Advent?
The Year in Liturgical Cinema: Advent
Movie aliens aren't real. That doesn't keep them from raising thought-provoking provoking questions for us today.
The Year in Liturgical Cinema: Advent. Advent is the final chapter in this exploration as we celebrate the season of Christmas and Christ coming to Earth as a human being.
Practicing Advent in a Time of Turbulence
As our nation deals with division and distrust, how do we approach this liturgical season?
Opinion | Discipleship. Practicing Advent in a Time of Turbulence. As 0; tweet; link; email; print. Never before have I been so eager for Advent to begin. This
My Special Gift to You: A Free, Downloadable Advent Devotional
Nearly two dozen Christian leaders contributed reflections on the birth of Christ
Nov 16, 2016. Advent, Christmas, devotional. My Special Gift to You: A Free, Downloadable Advent Devotional. My Special Gift to You: A Free, Downloadable Advent Devotional.
Bearing the Light
Light Upon Light. Reflections on Advent and Christmas. View in context. For Christians, the Christmas season begins with the first Sunday of Advent, the start of the Christian New Year.
How the Coming of the Son Brings Hope to the Fatherless
An overlooked prophecy points to the family togetherness we crave at Christmas.
families with an embodied gospel. During the second Sunday of Advent, we remember the prophets, especially John the Baptist. This Sunday could be
The More Lasting Story
Light Upon Light. Reflections on Advent and Christmas. Devotion. Several years ago I began incorporating the poetry and fiction of past writers into my devotional readings for Advent.
Walking in the Light
Light Upon Light. Reflections on Advent and Christmas. Devotion. Thus comes Advent, the last of the three winter seasons to develop in the Christian calendar.
The Story That Changes Us
Light Upon Light. Reflections on Advent and Christmas. Devotion. Week of December 19, 2016. The time is upon us: It is the final full week before Christmas.
The Light That Heals
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The Only Bright Spot in American Giving
Research highlights radical giving of poor and unpaid labor of women.
seen pretty acutely. Our family relied on the generosity of others, but my mom also involved our family in giving during the Advent season. She was active
The Holy Ghost of Christmas Past, Present, and Future
Our Christmas stories may be missing their most important character.
5:5). The same God who sent the Spirit to answer the waiting people of Israel is at work restoring creation, healing drooping spirits, giving us Advent hope.
The Generous Soul
Why overcoming the Scrooge in all of us begins with gratitude.
speaks to some primordial inner conflict that all of us know, and perhaps this inner conflict is even more ubiquitous than the movies and books and plays that I mutter about each Advent.
What Your Pastor Really Wants for Christmas
This year, forego the gift cards and get them something they’ll really appreciate.
Imagine having to plan Advent, Christmas Eve, Christmas, and New Year's services and celebrations all in a row. And let's just say spending time with extended family can be taxing.