Continuing with my Advent video series, I’m asking varying people what special things they participate in during the Advent season. Here are some brief thoughts from a friend of mine.
We just entered the Advent season yesterday. It actually begins the new year for the church.
Here are some short reflections as we enter the church’s new year.
There are a lot of Advent blog posts floating around these days. Makes sense, knowing it’s the Advent season. I have joined in myself with a post on the hope of Advent. But there is one blog post in particular that seems to have caught the attention of many. It’s Chad Bird’s When a Dragon Tried to Eat Jesus: The Nativity Story We Don’t Talk About.
The post particularly considers the words of Revelation 12: Continue reading
During the time that I lived in the UK, I was introduced to varying little cultural aspects of life there: curry, the pubs, full English breakfasts, jacket potatoes with baked beans, football (soccer), scones, tea breaks every couple of hours, driving on the other side of the road along with steering from the other side of the car, and many other things.
But during the Christmas holidays, I was particularly introduced to The Snowman. Continue reading