Advent is not only about anticipating the return of the coming King, but it is also about celebrating the birth of the “God with us,” Emmanuel. The presence of the living Christ provides us hope that the world is filled with encounters of God’s resurrected hope. Pastor, Rudy Rasmus, helps us to enter into the reality of this presence.
Questions for Reflection
1. What would it mean to have hope in the "king being already here"?
2. What might be the difference between present hope and future hope?
3. Where are your encounters with Jesus in the world? How does this speak to the