Posts from December 2018

Posts from December 2018

ZAGREB, CROATIA - DECEMBER 12: Bartolomeo Coda: Baptism of Christ, exhibited at the Great Masters renesnse in Croatia, opened December 12, 2011. in Zagreb, Croatia

2nd Sunday of Advent

In 1933 Dietrich Bonhoeffer was pastoring two congregations in London. He preached on the First Sunday of Advent about a miner that had been trapped underground in a mining accident. Traditionally on the First Sunday of Advent, the Candle of Hope is lit. About the trapped miner Bonhoeffer was preaching on hope. Trapped deep underground the miner had hope that his fellow miners above ground would be able to find him. Above ground, the miners hoped that the trapped miner…