(12/5 Update - Scholar and blogger Scot McKnight has re-posted this article on his blog, and it's a great chance to participate in the conversation!)
A Counter-Cultural Quiet in Advent
For some people, the Advent season on the church calendar is one of the most anticipated times of the year. For some, there is no other time in which their love of God is stronger, there is no other time in which they are more aware of God's mercy in their lives and in the world, there is no other time in which their hearts go out to others with such affection, and there is no other time in which their joy is more profound.
I am not one of those people.
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