by Beth A. Richardson
Join us as we travel through Advent, the season during which we prepare our hearts for Christmas. Pray these prayers on your own or with your faith community beginning the first Sunday of Advent, November 27.
Join us in these praying these prayers as we actively await the coming Christ:
- First Sunday of Advent
- Second Sunday of Advent
- Third Sunday of Advent
- Fourth Sunday of Advent
- Christmas Eve/Day
Our prayers are written by Autumn Dennis. Dennis is a recent graduate of Vanderbilt Divinity School and has worked in homeless outreach support services for five years. In their spare time, they play roller derby, knit, and hang out with their hedgehog.
Credit: Advent/Christmas prayers by Autumn Dennis. Permission granted to use in corporate worship settings. From November/December 2016 Alive Now. Copyright © 2016 by The Upper Room. Purchase a copy of this issue on “Homelessness” by calling 1.800.972.0433.