Monthly Archives: December 2012

Meaning of Advent :: Joy

This past Sunday, we lit the 3rd Advent candle.  This candle is often called the Shepherd’s Candle and it represents JOY. “Joy to the world!  The Lord is come: Let earth receive her king! Let every heart prepare him room … Continue reading

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On Becoming a Mom…part I

2 months ago I became a mom for the first time to this precious little guy Oh, the things I have learned in almost  9 weeks of twilight hour Google-ing – whatever did moms do before babycenter.com?  It has eased … Continue reading

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Meaning of Advent :: Preparation

The second candle, lit this week is called the Candle of Bethlehem or the Candle of Preparation.   Isaiah foretold of John the Baptist who’s purpose was to prepare the way for Jesus :  ‘A voice of one calling in … Continue reading

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Meaning of Advent :: Hope

I was listening to Alistair Begg the other day and I agree with what he said about Christmas – it seems that every year, I show up to the candle-lit Christmas Eve service wishing I had reflected more and hurried less. … Continue reading

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