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Advent – Day 15


The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.

John 10:10 (ESV)

I had a fun time serving at the Advent Conspiracy booth today. I was encouraged by the many people giving so generously to make a difference in the world. It can be so easy for us to get caught up with the consumer part of Christmas. Jesus came to earth to give us the greatest Christmas gift ever and His example of humility and grace should set the tone for how we should approach Christmas. Today we also had some time to reflect on the massacre that occurred at Sandy Hook, CT and how we can’t always control what happens in this broken world. But we as Christians can still make a difference and change the outcome with issues like poverty by giving to causes like Advent Conspiracy.

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