Save the Church, Let Advent Die

Unpopular opinion: Churches work way too hard to keep Advent relevant. It's symptomatic of the Church's larger issues.

As We Approach Christmas [A Prayer]

Good and gracious God, As the Church looks toward Advent we also find ourselves surrounded by the beginnings of the secular celebration of Christmas. As we hear preachers and teachers encouraging us to wait for Christmas, to appreciate the anticipation of the coming of the child who will be born in a manger, as we … Continue reading As We Approach Christmas [A Prayer]