Christ Is Coming

The Rev. Jim McDonald St. Andrew’s, Mountain Home Advent 2B Isaiah 40:1-11; Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13; 2 Peter 3:8-15a; Mark 1:1-8 I won’t asked for a show of hands, but how many of you noticed that we started our new church year last Sunday with a reading from the 13th Chapter of Mark and today we began the second Sunday of … Read More

The Wilderness

The Rev. Mary Vano St. Margaret’s, Little Rock December 4, 2011 Advent 2B Mark 1:1-8 The opening verse of Mark’s Gospel begins like a pistol-shot at the start of a race: “The beginning of the Good News of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.” And then we’re off. Skip the birth of Jesus, go right to John the Baptist, then … Read More