Ideas for Advent

Ideas for Advent

We stand on the threshold of Advent. We are getting ready for the Mystery of Christmas. This post will pull together a few of the resources on our website for Advent. We hope they will help with your planning. AVEL Resources for Advent and Christmas Advent Hymns by...
An Advent Gift of Time

An Advent Gift of Time

The future is not some place we are going, but one we are creating. The paths are not to be found, but made. And the activity of making them changes both the maker and the destination.” – Unknown Our Advent days offer a shift from ordinary time and...
Baby Boom in Amherst

Baby Boom in Amherst

Looks like the baby boom of the 1950s and 1960s was alive and well in Amherst, Nova Scotia! This is a photograph from Trinity-St. Stephen’s United Church. Although there was no label on the back, perhaps these babies were being baptized on that particular...