Advent Begins Tomorrow. Today Is The Last Day of the Christian Year. Should You Care?

A chart of the Christian or Liturgical Year, with the typical colors and themes identified. To see a higher resolution version of this chart, click the thumbnail above.

Tomorrow is the first day of Advent. In yesterday’s post, I encouraged you to get ready for Advent. Today, I want to think with you about the broader context in which Advent makes sense. Today is the last day of the Christian Year, also known as the Liturgical Year or the Church Year. For those [Read More...]

Pentecost FAQ: What is the Christian Celebration of Pentecost All About?


Part 1 of series: What is Pentecost? Why Does It Matter? This coming Sunday, Christians across the world will celebrate Pentecost. In fact, not all Christians recognize this holiday (holy day). But it is generally honored in liturgical churches (Roman Catholic, Anglican, Lutheran, Eastern Orthodox, etc.), in Pentecostal and Charismatic churches, and in many other [Read More...]