Advent Christmas 2020

Advent Christmas 2020 Videos
ADVENT 2020: Waiting, Beauty and Hope

For the next six weeks, a video message from a Columban Missionary will be posted, explaining what each of these colors represent, and how they form part of the forces driving the world into the state it is in.

Waiting, Beauty and Hope: Advent Reflection on Hope Waiting, Beauty and Hope: Advent Reflection on Hope

I have learned that hope gives birth to courage, and courage leads to creativity; and that creativity opens the door for the fruits of the spirit to dwell within. But one may ask, ‘What comes before hope?’  I believe it is trust. Before trust comes gratitude.

Waiting, Beauty and Hope: Advent Reflection on Care Waiting, Beauty and Hope: Advent Reflection on Care

We need to care not only because caring is our birth right, or because we are driven by our natural desire for sustenance and life. We must care not only for our love of nature’s beauty nor  for our hope of an abundant life. We simply must care just as our Creator and Father cares.