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Advent: Remembering in Anticipation

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Advent: Remembering in Anticipation This Sunday, December 1st, is the first Sunday of Advent. Advent simply means "coming," and is the term used to describe the four weeks leading up to Christmas whereby the church remembers Christ's coming to dwell with humanity. While the origins of this tradition are debated, we have evidence of the church celebrating Advent as early a...

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Advent Season at Oak Park

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This coming Sunday marks the first week of Advent at Oak Park. Advent is a special season we set aside with special traditions, special services, and new music. Special Traditions During this season you'll see a change in our services as we start each worship service with a special reading, and lighting of the Advent wreath. The Advent candles are a tool which help us re...

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