Advent is a season of waiting, but is idle waiting what God wants of us? In preparation for the coming Messiah, we wonder together—what things can’t wait? What demands our immediate attention? What requires our work and preparation? What is it that God can’t wait for? Is it our praise, reconciliation, and proclamation? Is it the end of suffering, isolation, and fear? This Advent, we invite you to join us in imagining, prioritizing, and preparing. As we wait, what can’t?
Download our Free Theme Infographic below to learn more about the theme and how it emerges from the Revised Common Lectionary, Year A. The infographic also includes what resources we're planning to release, as well as worship & programmatic inspiration. Save this PDF to your desktop or print it out on 11x17 paper and share it with your staff and/or worship planning teams.
We’re on track to release our 2019 Advent/Xmas resources the first week of September. We hope this helps you get started in your planning!