Advent: Standing in the Middle
During Advent, it’s as if we are re-enacting the thousands of years God’s people were anticipating and longing for the coming of God’s salvation, for Jesus. Then at the end of the four weeks of Advent, Christmas is a heartfelt celebration because that ancient waiting is done.
And yet we are still waiting.
For we know that the whole creation has been groaning together in the pains of childbirth until…