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You may be entering this Advent season weary from this year or the past few years. Maybe you or those around you are holding grief or loss in the aftermath of personal, national or international tragedies, as well as the global uncertainty of a lingering pandemic. Or you may be experiencing a range of emotions heading into this time of year — from anxiety and sadness to a sense of excitement or joy.
Regardless of where you are in your journey, Advent provides us all with an opportunity to re-examine the life of Christ, why He came and how He loves us. Unless we see and understand who He really is, the weariness of the world can easily overwhelm us, and we can become hopeless.
Join us, beginning November 27, to encounter Jesus Christ through the Gospel of Luke. Along with daily readings, you’ll also have the opportunity to take a deeper dive into common questions about Jesus and Christianity in a section called “Faith Asked Question.”
So prepare with us to celebrate Jesus’ birth on Christmas Day, having experienced who Jesus is through His Word. No matter what circumstances you’re facing this season, we pray that as we look to our Savior together, He will renew and restore your hope.
Whether you prefer to receive the devotional as a daily email, as a PDF or via text message, we invite you to celebrate Jesus with us this Christmas season.
Day 1: November 27 Worth the Wait
Day 2: November 28 What Kind of Savior Are You Looking For?
Day 3: November 29 Jesus Empathizes With Us
Day 4: November 30 A Family History You Can Trust
Day 5: December 1 Notice How You Are Waiting
Day 6: December 2 Your Wait Is Over!
Day 7: December 3 Identity Crisis Averted
Day 8: December 4 The Captive Close to Home
Day 9: December 5 Not What It Seems!
Day 10: December 6 What Unexpected Love Can Heal This Season.
Day 11: December 7 He Gives Just What You Need
Day 12: December 8 Jesus Is With You
Day 13: December 9 A Reward Worth the Cost
Day 14: December 10 How Do You Wait on Jesus?
Day 16: December 12 Birds and Flowers Can Teach You About Your Most Important Things
Day 17: December 13 Repentance Is Necessary, Not Optional
Day 18: December 14 Your Seat of Honor Awaits
Day 19: December 15 Shoes Tied, the Father Awaits
Day 20: December 16 3 Ways You Can Live Generously
Day 21: December 17 Wonderful, Angry December
Day 22: December 18 You Can Be a Kid Again!
Day 23: December 19 Misunderstood No More
Day 24: December 20 Jesus Loves the Real You
Day 25: December 21 You Can Experience the Crazy Generosity of God
Day 26: December 22 Remember This When You Fail
Day 27: December 23 Justice and Forgiveness: Get What You Feel You Deserve
Day 28: December 24 Celebrate Jesus: Your Unexpected Source of Hope
Day 29: December 25 Christmas Is Here!
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