WMC: November 2019
The countdown to Christmas will soon be under way.
I have great pleasure in commending this year's Circuit Advent devotional booklet to you.
For each day there is a Bible reading, a reflection upon it and a prayer.
By using this booklet throughout Advent, may we all find an oasis of quiet in which we can find time for God as we prepare for the coming of His son once more.
To open the document, please click on the pdf icon on this page — the booklet is downloadable so that you can either print it out or read it on your electronic device.
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