so begins our advent reading and advent tree decorating for 2012.
advent means "coming" and reminds us to reflect and think upon Christ's
coming to earth for us. please join with us in reading God's Word as we
look expectantly towards Christ's birth.
advent reading day 1
scripture reading: the story of creation, genesis 1 and 2, JSBB pages 18-27*
symbol: a dove, representing God hovering over the deep, silent darkness as he was making life happen
praying your first day of advent reading is just the beginning of a great family tradition for you,
*from The Jesus Storybook Bible by Sally Lloyd-Jones