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Day 1 – Behold the Lamb of God: Reflection, Questions, and Art During Advent

Reflection: “Israel was a nation with a story, a well-rehearsed narrative her priests were sworn to preserve and pass down....

Why I Wrote Behold the Lamb of God: An Advent Narrative

I wrote Behold the Lamb of God: An Advent Narrative to hide Scripture in the heart by way of the...

Rembrandt is in the Wind

Think of how bored they get, stacked in the warehouse somewhere, say in Mattapan, gazing at the back of the...

That Laughter Might Live

Through the flap of her tent, she looked up at the stars lighting the brilliant desert sky, and she began...

No Father should have to Watch his own Son Die

No Father should have to Watch his own Son Die

No father should have to watch his own son die. The road from Capernaum to Cana ran uphill the entire...

To the Heart through a Wound

To the Heart through a Wound

The Samaritans were the descendants of Israel’s northern kingdom who had intermarried with their Assyrian captors after they were carried...

The Storm Treader

The Storm Treader

Jesus walked to the water’s edge and began to walk out into the water. Though the sea churned and the...

One Star Lit for Them

[The following excerpt has been adapted from chapter 23 of Behold the Lamb of God: An Advent Narrative, by Russ Ramsey.]...

It was not a Silent Night

[The following excerpt has been adapted from chapter 21 of Behold the Lamb of God: An Advent Narrative.] Nazareth to Bethlehem...

Where the Lambs are Kept

[The following excerpt has been adapted from chapter 22 of Behold the Lamb of God: An Advent Narrative, by Russ Ramsey.]...

When Joseph Woke from his Dream

[The following excerpt has been adapted from chapter 20 of Behold the Lamb of God: An Advent Narrative, by Russ Ramsey.] Joseph...

The Ordinary Overshadowed

(The following excerpt has been adapted from chapter 19 of Behold the Lamb of God: An Advent Narrative.) No one remembers...

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