It's Advent...already! I don't know whether it's because of our nice, long autumn, or the many difficult situations our world is facing right now, but Advent seems to have crept up on me this year. Last year at this time, we were in heavy lockdown in Manitoba, with no gatherings allowed and a number of … Continue reading At Home Advent
There is a common misunderstanding that Advent is all about preparing for Christmas. From advent calendars that are used to sell anything from beer to tea to toys, to warnings that there are only so many shopping days ‘til Christmas, our culture has absorbed the season of Advent as one big countdown. But actually , … Continue reading Advent at Home – together, apart!