Shifted Longings

Sunday, November 30, 2014

ADVENT SERIES:  IN THE FLESH

 Shifted Longings

A
sermon preached by Rev. Ginger Gaines-Cirelli at Foundry UMC November 30, 2014,
the first Sunday of Advent.

Texts: 
Isaiah 64:1-9, Mark
13:24-37                                                 

 

And
just like that, the journey begins again… This first Sunday in Advent marks the
beginning of a whole new Christian year.  The word “advent” means “coming”
or “beginning.”  It is a new start, our Christian version of “New Year’s
Eve,” a chance to try again, to set new goals, to strive for our lives to look
more like that vision that may not be fully consciously forme [...]