Category: Bundt Pan Advent Wreath 2016

Tuesday- Second Week of Advent

  3. Sharing the Warmth of Love in the Midst of Winter Read Isaiah 58:6-14 In this passage, Isaiah speaks for the joy, delight and healing we receive when we reach out with joy, delight and healing to those in need. Our light will… Continue Reading “Tuesday- Second Week of Advent”

Monday- Second Week of Advent

2. Fueling Ourselves in the Midst of Winter Read 1 Kings 19:1-13 Elijah ran to the wilderness, weary and fearful. He had given up, and he had even asked the Lord to let him die. But when he had fallen asleep, an angel of… Continue Reading “Monday- Second Week of Advent”

Sunday- The Life Layer

The Second Week of Advent: HOPE The second layer of our wreath is made of evergreens and berries to remind us of life and resurrection. In deepest winter snows, we are still able to see signs of life all around us, such as evergreen… Continue Reading “Sunday- The Life Layer”

Wednesday- Candle Lighting Devotional: Peace in the Desert

Touch the sand in the wreath pan. Consider the desert. Consider your own desert times in your life and in this week. The desert is a place without abundant vegetation or life; the desert is a stark reminder of what we would lack if… Continue Reading “Wednesday- Candle Lighting Devotional: Peace in the Desert”

Monday-First Week of Advent

2. Choosing to Enter the Desert- Leaving Our Distractions Behind Notice that the sand is pure and empty of anything else. Like the sand, the desert is a place of barrenness. There are no distractions, nothing to keep us from simply being still and… Continue Reading “Monday-First Week of Advent”

Sunday- The Desert Layer

  The First Week of Advent: PEACE (If you haven’t already done so, please read the Introduction in my earlier blog post.) Pour a layer of sand into the bottom of the pan. The sand will serve as a symbol of the desert and the… Continue Reading “Sunday- The Desert Layer”

Introduction- The Bundt Pan Advent Wreath

As I was pulling boxes of Christmas decorations out of our closet earlier this week, I came across an old doll from my childhood. It was one my grandmother had made, and the memories of my dear grandmother and the happy moments of my… Continue Reading “Introduction- The Bundt Pan Advent Wreath”

The Bundt Pan Advent Wreath Reflections

Now that Thanksgiving and Black Friday are over, we can begin thinking about Advent! The First Sunday of Advent is this weekend! We will begin The Bundt Pan Advent Wreath Reflections on Sunday; I’ll share the first one later tomorrow. Don’t forget, you’ll need… Continue Reading “The Bundt Pan Advent Wreath Reflections”