Live stream preview

Next video will start in 30 seconds

Wait for the Desert to Bloom

Close Open

The Promise of Emmanuel

Sermons • 12m

Up Next in Sermons

  • Wait for the Desert to Bloom

    Friends, today we come to the third Sunday of Advent, and the great image from Isaiah is that of the blooming desert. Many of us pass through desert times, dry periods of trial and training. But perhaps the Lord has drawn us into desert to awaken a deeper sense of dependence upon him. We must be ...

  • Go Meet John the Baptist

    Friends, on the Second Sunday of Advent, the Church invites us to go meet the great Advent figure of John the Baptist. All the details of our Gospel—where the Baptist makes his appearance, why people come to him, his great theme, the images he uses—are important to enter into a spirituality of Ad...

  • An Advent Challenge

    Friends, Happy New Year's Day! We come today to the beginning of a liturgical year—the First Sunday of Advent. There is a sort of a permanent Advent quality, a vigil quality, to the Christian life. We are waiting, watching; we want something we don't fully have. And as we prepare for the coming o...