For those of you not frolicking on vacation somewhere away from home – there are still sermons to preach!
There was a lot of Thanksgiving sermon talk at the Eleventh Hour Preacher Party on Saturday, so maybe you are all done and dusted with that one. If not, you might check it out for inspiration! (or commiseration, as needed).
I love the Gospel for Sunday: Mark 13:24-37. It speaks much to me of the place where I am: working intentionally on practicing a holy Advent. It’s difficult to do, now; what with the Christmas Machine everywhere; Black Friday coming; political bickering that will. not. stop. – The last line of the Gospel reminds me to be vigilant against the tide that would take me away from where I need to be: