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What to Expect When Mary's Expecting

An uncreated God
Of blood and skin and bone.
A Lord within a womb
Who sits on heaven’s throne.
The Father’s only Son
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Poems And Hymns

The Myth of the Extraordinary

Preached by the Rev. Katie Hargis at Church of the Holy Cross in Murfreesboro, TN on 12/21/14 (Advent 4B).

It’s a strange world we’ve created for ourselves. 1,451 more words


Advent Day 21: Receiving with Joy

Then Mary said, “My heart is overflowing with praise of my Lord, my soul is full of joy in God my Saviour. For he has deigned to notice me, his humble servant and, after this, all the people who ever shall be will call me the happiest of women!

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Santa & Jesus–Merry Christmas!

Saw a great post about “Santa” and his gifts to your children.

“Just a reminder to all you parents out there to be modest with your gifts from “Santa”.

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Ecce Ancilla Domini

There have been many different depictions of the Annunciation in Christian art down through the centuries, all of them trying to capture something of that seminal moment when Mary learns that she has been chosen to be the mother of a very special Child, of a Savior. 1,448 more words

The Fourth Week of Advent: We Think of Mary While We Wait

“In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town in Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin engaged to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. 651 more words