An Advent daybook for these 24 days of prayerful expectation. Join me, won't you?
Look: Piero di Cosimo (Piero di Lorenzo di Piero d'Antonio), The Young Saint John the Baptist, 1480
Listen: "Prepare the Way” from 30 Songs of Contemplative Worship, Simply Taizé
Pray: “Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation: Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our sins, that we may greet with joy the coming of Jesus Christ our Redeemer; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.” (Book of Common Prayer, Collect for Second Sunday of Advent)
Do: Attend a live performance or listen to a quality recording of Handel’s Messiah.Read More