Book reimagines Advent story

by | Oct 1, 2021 | UMC News

WASHINGTON — The United Methodist Commission on Religion and Race has created an Advent 2021 resource for congregations, with the theme of “decolonizing” the Advent journey. “Reimagine Advent. Discover The Liberating Christ” looks at the Advent story through the eyes of Jesus as a Hebrew child born and living under Roman colonialism. It offers sermon starters based on the lectionary, plus suggested songs and hymns, original litanies and children’s activities that local congregations may use this season.

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This resource notice was originally published in the Friday, October 1, 2021, electronic newsletter from United Methodist News Service. Find more like this at https://www.umnews.org/en/tag/daily-digest.

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