Saturday Night Reflections

It was a great kick-off to Advent tonight. We're taking a different look at advent. Specifically looking at major events throughout scripture and how they each serve to prepare for the coming of Jesus.

Tonight was about Creation. God's initial preparatory step.

We used Genesis 1 in a readers theater, interspersed with instrumental statements from O Come, O Come, Emmanuel. Our Music and Drama teams were awesome! I hope that we were able to help people see creation anew. And I hope that we will all remember the importance of Advent - the importance of preparation for Christmas.

The more we can remind one another to inspect (and clean out) our lives, the better we'll be able to come to God in true worship.

Looking forward to see what He has in store between now and Christmas...


3 Responses to "Saturday Night Reflections"

jordan fowler said... November 30, 2008 at 8:43 AM

Here is a possible resource that runs in parallel to your advent emphasis...

...a day to day focus on different biblical characters and The Cost involved in the incarnation.

Keith said... November 30, 2008 at 11:30 AM

Thanks Jordan. Yet another blessing from y'all @ Northwood.


TWBD said... November 30, 2008 at 6:10 PM

Keith - you are right = the worship and arts team was a blessing this weekend. I am sure He was pleased with the gift you guys rendered over the weekend. Nice job!

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