In this Life Together Digest, the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), reflects on the rich meaning of the season of Advent, and the hope and joy that Christians find in this season.
“In Advent, we celebrate three things: Christ came once in Bethlehem long ago; Christ comes to us continually by His Word and Sacrament; and Christ will come again. And all three of these are met by our repentance. … Be of good cheer this Christmas season, no matter what. Your sins are forgiven,” says Harrison.
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Life Together, a monthly email news digest from LCMS President Matthew C. Harrison, features highlights from Synod publications and multimedia outlets. There is something for pastors, church workers and laity.