Sermons from December 2018

Sermons from December 2018

First Sunday in Advent

First Sunday in Advent So, today is the first Sunday of Advent, when we mark the beginning of a new liturgical year.  And during the week, as I was reflecting on this, I started thinking about how as children we have so many “beginnings”.  For children, everything is “new.”  Conversely, though, I also then started thinking about how the older we get, the more “endings” there seem to be.  At first, I thought this was a pretty depressing realization to…