Celtic Missional Advent December 12th: The Missional life is a studied life

Advent December 12th: Saint Ffinian Luke 2:25-32 The Missional life is a studied life “And behold, there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon, and this man was just and devout, waiting for the Consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him. And it had been revealed to him by the … More Celtic Missional Advent December 12th: The Missional life is a studied life

Celtic Missional Advent December 11th: God will give you a partner

Advent December 11th: Saint Peris’ and Saint Cian’s Day Luke 2:1-7 God often will give you a partner in your mission “And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This census first took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. So all … More Celtic Missional Advent December 11th: God will give you a partner

Celtic Missional Advent December 10th: Going Uncomfortable Places

Advent December 10th: Saint Deiniol’s Day Luke 2:1-7 God may take us to uncomfortable places “And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This census first took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. So all went to be registered, everyone to … More Celtic Missional Advent December 10th: Going Uncomfortable Places

Celtic Missional Advent December 9th: Humble Beginnings

Advent December 9th: Saint Budoc’s Day Philippians 2:5-11 Humble beginnings do not restrict us to a life of oppression “Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not consider it robbery to be equal with God, but made Himself of no reputation, taking … More Celtic Missional Advent December 9th: Humble Beginnings

Celtic Missional Advent December 8th: Stepping Down to Serve

Advent December 8th: Saint Cynidr’s Day Philippians 2:5-11 Stepping down to serve “Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not consider it robbery to be equal with God, but made Himself of no reputation, taking the form of a bondservant, and coming in … More Celtic Missional Advent December 8th: Stepping Down to Serve

Celtic Missional Advent: December 7th – Laboring though unknown

Advent December 7th: Saint Edren’s Day John 1:1-14 laboring though unknown “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. In Him was life, and the … More Celtic Missional Advent: December 7th – Laboring though unknown

Celtic Missional Advent: December 6th – when others become Other

Advent December 6th: Saint Nicholas’ Day John 1:1-14 When the other becomes the Other to me “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. In … More Celtic Missional Advent: December 6th – when others become Other

Celtic Missional Advent: December 5th – not all our labors are appreciated

Advent December 5th: Saint Justinian’s Day John 1:1-14 not all our labors are appreciated “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. In Him … More Celtic Missional Advent: December 5th – not all our labors are appreciated

Celtic Missional Advent: December 3rd – a radically unlimited perspective

Advent December 3rd: Saint Lleurwg’s Day John 3:16 (cont.) a radically unlimited perspective “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” The giving of God is so radical, and so extravagant, that it challenges us to give our all … More Celtic Missional Advent: December 3rd – a radically unlimited perspective

Celtic Missional Advent: December 2nd – be giving

Advent December 2nd: Saint Llechid’s Day John 3:16 (cont.) on being giving “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” To be missional is to be giving. God’s giving love is extravagant. He holds nothing back, even giving … More Celtic Missional Advent: December 2nd – be giving