Celtic Missional Advent December 24th: The Disciplined Life

December 24th: Saint Mochua of Timahoe Matthew 2:1-2 The Missional life is a disciplined life “Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, saying, “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we have seen … More Celtic Missional Advent December 24th: The Disciplined Life

Celtic Missional Advent December 23rd: even in death you have a voice

December 23rd: Saint Juthwara Matthew 2:13-18 Even in death you have a voice Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream, saying, “Arise, take the young Child and His mother, flee to Egypt, and stay there until I bring you word; for Herod will seek the … More Celtic Missional Advent December 23rd: even in death you have a voice

Celtic Missional Advent December 22nd: The Wisdom of Silence

Advent December 22nd: Saint Ulthan’s Day Luke 2:15-19 The wisdom of silence “So it was, when the angels had gone away from them into heaven, that the shepherds said to one another, “Let us now go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has come to pass, which the Lord has made known to us.” … More Celtic Missional Advent December 22nd: The Wisdom of Silence

Celtic Missional Advent December 21st: lessons from geocentric holydays

Advent December 21st: Winter Solstice Psalm 148 The Lessons of Geocentric Holydays Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from the heavens; Praise Him in the heights! Praise Him, all His angels; Praise Him, all His hosts! Praise Him, sun and moon; Praise Him, all you stars of light! Praise Him, you heavens of heavens, And … More Celtic Missional Advent December 21st: lessons from geocentric holydays

Celtic Missional Advent December 20th: Your embarrassments can lead to blessing

Advent December 20th: Saint Ursicinus Luke 1:26-34 Your embarrassments can lead to blessing “Now in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. And having … More Celtic Missional Advent December 20th: Your embarrassments can lead to blessing

Celtic Missional Advent December 19th: Don’t let the devil get your junk!

Advent December 19th: Saint Samthann’s Day Luke 1:18-19 Don’t let the devil get your junk!     “And Zacharias said to the angel, “How shall I know this? For I am an old man, and my wife is well advanced in years.”     And the angel answered and said to him, “I am Gabriel, … More Celtic Missional Advent December 19th: Don’t let the devil get your junk!

Celtic Missional Advent December 18th: Your home is everywhere – and nowhere

Advent December 18th: Saint Flannan’s Day Matthew 2:13-15 Your home is the everywhere – and nowhere “Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream, saying, “Arise, take the young Child and His mother, flee to Egypt, and stay there until I bring you word; for Herod … More Celtic Missional Advent December 18th: Your home is everywhere – and nowhere

Celtic Missional Advent December 17th: Your troubles can be a blessing

Advent December 17th: Saint Tydecho’s Day Luke 2:34-35 Even your troubles can be a blessing “Then Simeon blessed them, and said to Mary His mother, “Behold, this Child is destined for the fall and rising of many in Israel, and for a sign which will be spoken against (yes, a sword will pierce through your own … More Celtic Missional Advent December 17th: Your troubles can be a blessing

Celtic Missional Advent December 16th: Your Influence Outlives Your Presence

Advent December 16th: Saint Beoc’s Day Isaiah 7:14 Your influence outlives your presence “Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.” These words from Isaiah, which are considered a prophetic statement about the birth of Christ were written 750 … More Celtic Missional Advent December 16th: Your Influence Outlives Your Presence