Advent

For many people the lead-up to Christmas is a busy time of shopping, parties and fun. But Advent is a time of making space, of waiting and reflection. Over Advent we are offering daily resources and would love to walk with you on a journey of prayer and reflection during this season.

Showing 21 to 30 of 50 articles for Advent
Young child painting
We are drawing on the power of crowds to deliver gifts to young people this Christmas
05 December 2013
Church team
a young man
Do young people answer this question in different ways than adults?
04 December 2013
Church team
two hands cupping a small candle
As we consider light during this first week of Advent, author Janet Morley proposes we get a taste of darkness at dinner time
03 December 2013, 3 comments
Guest bloggers
a mountain with a foggy mist at its base
'Things always look better from on high', writes journalist and author Chine Mbubaegbu as she reflects on height, light and Isaiah 2.1-5
02 December 2013
Guest bloggers
A candle
As we begin Advent, the Bishop of Truro, Rt Revd Tim Thornton, answers the question: What is Advent about?
01 December 2013, 1 comment
Leadership team
Our Advent calendar blog
Our second annual Advent calendar blog will feature videos, a cartoon, stories and more
26 November 2013
Church team
Happy Christmas. Today join with the angels, the shepherds, and Mary and Joseph in rejoicing in Jesus’ birth as Saviour of the World.
25 December 2012
Guest bloggers
Two young people
As we follow Mary and Joseph as they travel to Bethlehem, how can we support young parents in their new found responsibilities?
24 December 2012
Guest bloggers
Young Girl
As Mary finds comfort, understanding and support away from home, how can we provide a safe place for young girls who run away today?
23 December 2012
Guest bloggers
Four young people holding Christingle candles
Christingle is one way that we can give generously and sow seeds, but there are many other ways of giving.
22 December 2012
Church team