Daily Reflections

Feasting on Jubilee

by Beth Richardson on November 27, 2014 · 0 comments

Autumn Tree in the Wind

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Thursday, November 27. Thanksgiving (U.S.). Enjoy your feasting today as a jubilee experiment. Let old disagreements with family, church, or community be forgiven as though they were debts cancelled.

What debts do you need to cancel?

Words from The Word: [God] will also strengthen you to the end, so that you may be blameless on the day of our Lord Jesus Christ.
-1 Corinthians 1:8 (NRSV)

Lectionary Texts:

Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture with us using a guided meditation on Mark 13:32-37. “Keep awake.”

Spiritual Tools: The spiritual practice for this week is consideration of the article, Advent Prayers 2014. Prepare yourself for Advent with prayer.

Advent Extra: Enjoy this fun article on the “Top 10 Reasons to Celebrate Advent.”

Art Credit: Schiele, Egon, 1890-1918. Autumn Tree in the Wind, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. Original source: www.yorckproject.com.


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