Advent

Monday, November 25, 2013 - 17:19

The season of Advent begins November 30. Advent is a time when we prepare ourselves for the coming of Christ. It is meant to be a time of reflection and a time set aside to renew our connection to Christ. There are many, many resources out there,...

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Friday, September 27, 2013 - 14:03

Today’s guest blogger (and photographer) is  Jan Berry Schroeder, Minister for Families, Children and Youth at The Episcopal Church of the Advent, Kennett Square, PA. In this post Jan shares a great idea for an intergenerational activity she has...

Thursday, December 13, 2012 - 10:22

This is part 2 of Cindy Spencer’s guests posts about welcoming children with “invisible disabilities” into our faith communities. Cindy’s son is on the autism spectrum so she has first-hand experience with the adjustments and accommodations...

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 18:20

From time to time I will feature guest bloggers who I believe have an important message to share with the rest of the church. This blog post was submitted by Cindy Spencer, Children and Youth Ministries Coordinator, Saint Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle...

Friday, December 7, 2012 - 14:01

This Advent, Episcopal Relief & Development offers a variety of ways to mark the season of anticipation and celebrate the birth of Christ, who heals our hurting world. Online Advent Calendar Episcopal Relief & Development’s 2012 Advent...

Friday, November 30, 2012 - 14:18

Observing Advent in spiritual, faithful avenues via social media are being conducted by the Episcopal Church Office of Communication. Advent is the liturgical season that occurs four weeks prior to Christmas, beginning on Sunday, December 2. ...

Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 16:53

For years, the Young Adult and Campus Ministries Office has created Advent Meditation Guides. In the past, these have been printed in booklets and PDF documents. This year, they are taking it virtual by inviting young adults and people who work...

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Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 16:45

For years, the Young Adult and Campus Ministries Office has created Advent Meditation Guides. In the past, these have been printed in booklets and PDF documents. This year, they are taking it virtual by inviting young adults and people who work and...

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 - 14:54

As we draw even closer to Advent, here are more resources you might find useful in your ministry. These are especially directed toward families as they observe Advent in the home. From Candle Press: Messages Advent Calendar offers full-color...

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 20:34

To engage children in a more active role during worship this Advent, the Episcopal Church is offering a four-week series of lectionary-based children’s sermons. Offered at no fee, the children’s sermons provide clergy and lay leaders with step-by-...

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