Author: Stacy

  • Advent Day 9

    Read:  Revelation 9 People who were not frustrated with the book of Revelation by the 8th chapter usually lose all hope by the 9th.  The release of fantastic beasts upon…

  • Advent Day 8

    Read:  Revelation 8 The book starts getting a little more complicated here.  But don’t panic. Remember your cues.    Don’t feel like you have to have every little detail figured out. …

  • Advent Day 7

    Read:  Ezekiel 9:1-11 Revelation 7 Chapter 7 continues within the vision of the removal of the 6th seal from the scroll.  The scene described herein is a reflection of a…

  • Advent Day 6

    Read:  Revelation 6 Chapter 6 gets us into some of the really fantastic and dramatic imagery for which the book of the Revelation is so famous.  At this point people…

  • Advent Day 5

    Read:  Revelation 5 There is a scroll that is sealed with seven seals (which are distinct from sea lions).  In modern parlance we might use a padlock to capture the…

  • Advent Day 4

    Read:  Isaiah 6:1-8 Ezekiel 1:4-28 Revelation 4 Isaiah’s vision is familiar to many.  The song that the living creatures bearing God’s throne we make our own in the liturgy.  “Holy,…

  • Advent Day 3

    Read:  Revelation 3 More churches.  More evaluations.  Got to get these performance reviews done and turned in before the beginning of the new year.  Chapter 2 of Revelation presented us…

  • Advent Day 2

    Read:  Revelation 2 Imagine, if you will, a church consultant being sent out to every congregation in order to observe its operations and to offer an assessment of the relative…

  • Advent Day 1

    Read:  Ezekiel 1:1-3 Revelation 1 Ezekiel the prophet states that he is amongst the exiles in Babylon (at the Chebar River) when a vision comes to him.  He receives a…