Select December 1st as this study’s start date—whether December 1st is in the past, present, or future!
Advent is about beginning with the end: preparing for the final stage of God’s new mission that resulted from our mission failure.
Jesus’ silent-night arrival in the manger is the first part of that mission. His trumpet-blasting arrival in the clouds is the last part. Taking the two seasons together, Omar Rikabi shows how preparing for this kind of Advent before we celebrate Christmas is how we get in on God’s rescue mission.