Gospel Reflection for November 27, 2021 – 1st Sunday of Advent

Sunday Readings: Jeremiah 33.14-16 1 Thessalonians 3.12—4.2 Luke 21.25-28, 34-36 “People will die of fright when they anticipate what is coming upon the earth. The powers of the heavens will be shaken. Then people will see the Son of Man coming on a cloud with great power and glory. When these things happen, stand straight andContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for November 27, 2021 – 1st Sunday of Advent”

Gospel Reflection for December 1st, 1st Sunday of Advent

Jesus said, “You must be prepared. The Son of Man is coming at a time you do not know.”  Matthew 23.44 Advent is time of remembering God’s fidelity and God’s desires for relationship with God’s people. We are pregnant with the Spirit and in labor to bring God’s kingdom to birth among us. Now isContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for December 1st, 1st Sunday of Advent”

Gospel Reflection for December 2, 2012, 1st Sunday of Advent

Jesus is warning his followers about the frightening natural events that will accompany the return of Son of Man. When these things happen, stand straight and lift up your heads for your redemption is near at hand. Luke 21.28 In verses we hear this Sunday, Jesus talks about fear, foreboding, and signs in the heavensContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for December 2, 2012, 1st Sunday of Advent”