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

Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 7 : To Boldly Go…

For many of the characters in the Nativity story it must have felt like the crew of the USS Enterprise - boldly traveling to the unknown... This is true in both a physical and emotional sense. Mary and Joseph going to Bethlehem for the census, unsure as to how they would be received when they… Continue reading Advent Reflections 2018 : Day 7 : To Boldly Go…