Sometimes, we become bored with Advent because it seems to be the same thing each year – the wreath, the prayers, the counting of weeks. But each Advent invites us to view faith with new eyes. A new devotional approach, a prayer group, a quiet time devoted each day to growing in the spirit – these can add leavening to Advent and help our spirits rise above where they were in years past.
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