Preparing for Advent

bird's eye view photography of pine trees during winter

by Lead Pastor Chad Allen

With 2020 being such a challenging year, many of us know it’s going to be an uphill battle to try and be in the “Christmas spirit” and to feel emotionally engaged with the birth of Christ. Here’s my encouragement to you: Go on the offensive and be proactive by getting an Advent devotional or guide to begin after Thanksgiving.  You may have one already, or you can pick from among the many good ones out there.  

I just ordered this one (see below) for my family because it sounds like it will be a fitting guide for this year.  This is just one more way we can try to abide in Christ during a difficult year, and assertively pursue Joy as we celebrate the birth of our Savior!

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