Traditionally, we celebrate Advent in the weeks prior to Christmas. We take time and make conscious efforts to slow down and wait. We wonder what it must have been like for Mary and Joseph as they anticipated the coming of the promised Jesus. In a world where Christmas music can be heard weeks before Thanksgiving … Continue reading Advent Devotion: Faithfully Waiting
In today’s world, salvation is offered in many forms. Everyone has a product to sell and they all claim that their product will save us. A phone that will make us more popular, clothes that will make us look cooler, or a drink that will give us the energy we need! On a daily basis … Continue reading Lent Reflection: Consumer wars
Lent is a time to give up in order to receive. We let go of hindrances that hold us back in our relationship with Christ, in order to move closer to Him. Lent is a time to listen to God. Through the above readings there were a few different themes that stood out. At the … Continue reading Lent Reflection: Are you listening?