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Actively Waiting for Advent—Free Prayer Packet

October 22, 2014

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Advent Prayer Packet

We wait at the doctor’s office. We wait in traffic. We wait in line at the coffee shop. We wait our turn. We wait for a sign from God. We wait to be heard. We wait. Advent is waiting, also, but not in the listless, zoned-out way like we might wait at the local coffee […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #9: Practicing Mindfulness

December 21, 2013

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Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #8: Remaining Even-Keeled

December 19, 2013

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Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #7: Staying on Message

December 17, 2013

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Under the Influence of Jesus

Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #6: Having Others’ Best Interests in Mind

December 15, 2013

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Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #5: KINDNESS

December 11, 2013

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Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #4: Patience

December 9, 2013

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Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #3: An Unwavering Sense of Serenity

December 7, 2013

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·         Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #2: Lightness of Being

December 5, 2013

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Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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9 Advent Attitudes – #1: Uninhibited Selflessness

December 2, 2013

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Under the Influence of Jesus

Advent is, above all else, a season of hope – a virtue that is all too rare in our world. To live as a person of hope is to behave in such a manner as to draw suspicion that we are behaving somewhat erratically as far as worldly norms go. This new type of behavior […]

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