Category Archives: Advent

Advent and only a few days to go…

Sitting at the computer and knowing the daylight will soon be going, even though it is only 2.00pm, brings thoughts to mind of all those without a warm home. A world full of anguish and uncertain futures. I have just … Continue reading

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Bethlehem

The famous journey to Bethlehem must have started about this day. Mary and Joseph travelling alone to be registered. Our vision of Bethlehem is of the city outlined against the starry night sky. Today many people are trapped behind the … Continue reading

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Advent 4 – Mary and Angel Gabriel

Love, openness and forgiveness  Image courtesy of BBC Nativity 2010 2 Samuel 7:1 – 11, Luke 1: 26-38 What vision of Mary do you have in your mind? What kind of picture of this young mother do you have? Is … Continue reading

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Advent: Are we ready?

Advent calling. Are you getting ready, what can you actually do to get ready, how much time do you need and will this have the right effect? My Advent reading this year is with Tom Wright, a great writer of commentaries … Continue reading

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