When many people think of Advent, they often think of plucking chocolates from behind the window of an Advent calendar. But the word advent actually comes from the Latin adventus, which simply means “arrival". Advent is the coming, the arrival, of the presence of God Himself through Jesus.
For hundreds of years, followers of Jesus have set aside the four weeks leading up to Christmas as a meaningful season of celebration and anticipation.
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Advent begins Sunday, November 29th
and ends on Christmas Eve, December 24th.
We’ll take the four weeks of Advent leading up to Christmas Eve to focus on a different theme of celebration and anticipation—hope, peace, joy, and love. Our Advent season will crescendo with a meaningful online Christmas Eve service that our whole church will participate in together.
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