Daily Archives: December 11, 2013

Visit Brentwood in the Snow

Brentwood in the Snow Brentwood is beautiful in all seasons. The first snowfall of this year brought out the unique artistry of trees coated in white. View the gallery below to see how S. Kerry Handal captured some of the

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December 11

 Reflection In this second week of Advent, we continue to prepare the way of the Lord; we continue to hear a voice calling us to make straight in the wasteland a highway for our God. Advent calls us to renewed

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Advent Candle Lighting

Advent Candle Lighting

Join with Christians around the world in the prayerful ritual of lighting the Advent wreath.

Prayer

A Child came for all of us and because of that Child
We believe that love is stronger than fear,
Peace more enduring than hate
And that darkness will never extinguish the light
We are people of hope.

(Light the first candle)

Today we light the candle of peace.
Let us pray for the peace of Christ
which is the fullness of blessing for all.
For this peace we dare to hope.

(Second candle is lit)

 

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