Mark 13:32-37 · The Day and Hour Unknown
Waiting for a Savior
Mark 13:32-37
by King Duncan

Margaret was all ready for her date. She was wearing her best outfit, her hair was fixed, her makeup was perfect. Imagine her disappointment when her date didn’t show up! After an hour of waiting, Margaret decided that he wasn’t going to come. She changed into her pajamas, washed off her makeup, gathered up a bunch of junk food, and parked herself in front of the television for the evening. As soon as she got involved in her favorite show, there was a knock on the door. She opened it to find her handsome date standing on the doorstep. He stared at her in shock, then said in disbelief, “I’m two hours late, and you’re still not ready?” (1)

Welcome on this First Sunday of Advent. This is the Sunday we begin getting ready to celebrate Christ’s birth. [The choir is preparing its music, we’re i…

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