Today marks the 2nd Sunday of advent. At the church I attend, we're working through the Covenant Prayer. Unfortunately I'm missing the service today because we're going on a Santa Train as a family. I'm glad to be spending time with family though. This is the 8th reflection in the series where we're working through… Continue reading Advent Reflection – Day 8
We seem to be racing through advent this year. I'm finding that I'm running to keep up with everything that I'm doing at the moment - but that's usual for this time of year, isn't it. This is day 7 of 24 reflections on the gospel according to Luke. Here are the links to the… Continue reading Advent Reflection – Day 7
I'm quite enjoying reading the gospel according to Luke for my advent reflections, are you? If you're new here, welcome! I'm a faith-based blogger, although I sometimes write about Mental Health Awareness, and my own recovery from Mental Health Disorders. For advent I decided to read Luke, along with others, and write my reflections for… Continue reading Advent Reflection – Day 6
Hi, Welcome to day 5 of my advent reflections where we reflect on the gospel according to Luke together. To read the previous reflections please click: 1, 2, 3, and 4. Let's start by reading the chapter together... I'm using Bible Gateway's Good News Translation, but you can follow along with any translation you like.… Continue reading Advent Reflection – Day 5
Good morning, It's a bit difficult to welcome you all in the same way because some of you might be new to this blog or series of blogs for advent. For those of you who are new here: I write faith-based and mental health awareness blogs. For the coming weeks I'm writing a series of… Continue reading Advent Reflection – Day 4
Today we'll be looking at chapter 3 of the gospel according to Luke. If you're new here, welcome! I've been writing on this blog for the past 2 years. I write about my faith and my mental health recovery. Currently I'm working through the 24 chapters of the gospel according to Luke (Click here for… Continue reading Advent Reflection – Day 3
The next few weeks will see us read and reflect on the Gospel according to Luke together (Read Day 1 here). Today we'll be reading Luke 2 (I'm using the Good News Translation from Bible Gateway today, but you can read along using any version you like).
This year I thought I'd take a chapter of the gospel according to Luke each day and reflect on it over the next 24 days leading up to Christmas. At the end of each reflection will be the chapter that I am reflecting on. I will use a variety of bible versions throughout the next… Continue reading Day 1 of Advent – Luke 1
Two years ago I wrote a series of reflections for the whole month of December, which I shared again last year. This year I'm going to write new reflections, for days 1-24 of December. These will be short reflections where I study the Gospel according to Luke. I'll be taking a chapter a day and… Continue reading It’s nearly that time of year again!
21 So he got up, took the child and his mother and went to the land of Israel. 22 But when he heard that Archelaus was reigning in Judea in place of his father Herod, he was afraid to go there. Having been warned in a dream, he withdrew to the district of Galilee, 23… Continue reading Day 31: A Nazarene