The entire Bible is about the epic history, the world-shaping saga, of God’s redemptive purpose for humankind.
In John 1:1-4a, we read these powerful words: “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind....”
The approach of Christmas, for many followers of Jesus worldwide, is known as the season of Advent. It is a time of anticipating the “arrival of a notable person, thing, or event.”
Or to put it another way, the Advent season is the buildup to the celebration of God's redemptive purpose breaking into our world through the birth of Jesus.
Join us this Sunday as we begin our Advent series, Inbreaking, were we'll be exploring the meaning and implications of this world shaping event.