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Advent Calender

One of the advents calenders I made was for my mother. The first plan was just to give her the tickets to a concert. But that would be boring! 290 more words


The Incarnation

who was conceived by the Holy Spirit,
born of the Virgin Mary

Our journey through the Apostles’ Creed brings us now into a multipart study of the life and work of Jesus, which, of course, begins at His birth. 3,216 more words


Kindle Our Hearts by Your Spirit

Almighty God,
fulfill our desire
and kindle our hearts by your Spirit,
that being filled with the oil of your grace,
we may shine as bright lights… 45 more words

Christian Prayer

Jesus and Categories

Above:  Christ Pantocrator

Scan by Kenneth Randolph Taylor


For the Fourth Sunday of Advent, Year 2, according to the U.S. Presbyterian lectionary of 1966-1970… 267 more words

St. Paul The Apostle

Happy Advent and Merry Christmas

Above:  Magnificat

Image in the Public Domain


Blessed Lord, who caused all holy Scriptures to be written for our learning:

Grant us so to hear them, read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them, 256 more words


Paradoxes and Faith

Above:  Jacob’s Ladder, by William Blake

Image in the Public Domain


For the Third Sunday of Advent, Year 2, according to the U.S. Presbyterian lectionary of 1966-1970… 371 more words