Tim takes us through the importance of advent from an eastern perspective.
Hi there, my name is Tim and thanks for listening to the segment of Merry Christmas. And secondly, I want to know Did anyone else get superpowers on subculture inc.org. I'm just trying to see some I need to know did you got Did some rest this year. So I want to talk to you guys today about an event and an So we've been in a season of Advent since the end of November. And with avond season is so important and relevant to what we've been through this birth of Christ, which is called the Nativity through a period of fasting. prepare for Christmas through a four day fast, for some was two weeks and for the fifth century. However, it appears that the season began to be celebrated Council of Constantinople. This council confirmed in Eastern Church edition of spent fasting before he began His earthly ministry. It also coincides with 40 days before Easter. While the Nativity celebrates the birth of Christ, like this while the West begins their season toward the end of November. In ultimate gift of God, which is God Himself. Fasting is a spiritual tool turn our entire being toward the creator and encounter him fully. In also, after unicorns and rainbows. I mean, I remember being a kid in high school, and call it ramen in my house. We don't say ramen, we say noodles and noodles. But steak because I was just so hungry. And that's what fasting does for our soul. psalmist said, and taste and see that the Lord is good. Periods of fasting and ourselves. But those times of denial make the celebration so much sweeter. had the feast of emancipation. We went through the fast of Jim Crow, and then life tells us anything, there's a feast coming. This should give us hope in the salvation is not just an event that happened 2000 years ago, but it is theUnknown:
And he is ever present then activity is more than a celebration of that which cannot be contained to conform and dwells among us. Without the us a child is born, unto us a son is given, and the government will be on his increase of his government and peace there will be no end upon the throne of many of us, 2020 has been a season of fasting. But we can take courage knowing more about the Incarnation and how it affects our lives today. Thanks, God