When hope seems hopeless, and your soul seems dead, that’s when the grace of true hope appears.
Dead wood comes to life in chainsaw art. Dead wood sings in a guitar, violin or other stringed instrument. The Latin phrase says: “Dum in silvis, silui; nunc mortua, cano” The wood says, “While I was in the forest, I was silent; now that I’m dead, I sing!”
This is the Second Sunday in Advent, Year A
For a calendar of this new church year, click “Seasons of Grace 2020” For ways to interpret the church year according to The Bible Through the Seasons, visit the menu item “Seasons of Grace: Liturgical Calendar”.