Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 12 : Timeless?

There are some pieces of art that seem timeless to me, like the drawings of Leonardo Da Vinci. Likewise there are some stories that stand the test of time; Narnia, Lord of the Rings and Robin Hood which will all make their own appearances in this series... There are pieces of music that stick with… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 12 : Timeless?

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 11 : Bond, James Bond.

There's not many links to Christmas when it comes to James Bond, except for plenty of snow and the character Dr. Christmas Jones from 'The world is Not Enough' (and the terrible cracker suitable jokes that followed). However, 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service', George Lazenby's only film as Bond, was set at Christmas time and… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 11 : Bond, James Bond.

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 10 : Unlikely Characters

Today we focus on finding the advent spirituality in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'. Much like the characters we are finding behind the doors of our nativity advent calendar each day, the Guardians of the Galaxy are an unlikely and sometimes motley crew. An outlaw, a green assassin, a tattooed wrestler, a raccoon and a tree end… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 10 : Unlikely Characters