Posts Tagged ‘Christmas’

Advent Guide & Invitation to Reflect

What is Advent? ad·vent /ˈadˌvent/ noun The arrival of a notable person, thing, or event. The first season of the Christian church year, leading up to Christmas and including the four preceding Sundays. synonyms arrival, appearance, emergence, materialization, occurrence, dawn, birth, rise, development Advent comes from the Latin word Adventus which means coming or arrival. It is…

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Giving Tree 2019

We will be partnering with John Ross Elementary School again this year to help make Christmas happen for families in need. Giving Tree provides a way for individuals to purchase specific gifts for those who are are not in a financial place to do so. You can participate by picking up a tag from the…

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Christmas is a celebration. We decorate the tree with ornaments old and new. We turn on the bright lights. We wrap gifts with colorful paper, well-chosen ribbon and a perfect bow. We gather with family and friends to eat a feast fit for kings. We head to church and sing about joy, hope, peace and…

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