Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

What is Advent?

Advent: Waiting for Jesus #1

Here is the first of some holiday thoughts I’ll be posting at the Desiring God Blog during this holiday season.

We are a people of promise. For centuries, God prepared people for the coming of his Son, our only hope for life. At Christmas we celebrate the fulfillment of the promises God made-that he would give a way to draw near to him.

Advent is what we call the season leading up to Christmas. . . . (Read the rest).

Advent: Waiting for Jesus #2

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3 Responses to “What is Advent?”

  1. Hi Noel,
    I have just read your advent post on the desiring God blog, and want to say thank-you for writing it, I never knew that this was what advent was for.
    Your blog is great, thanks for sharing the adoption story.
    God bless,
    Selina.

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