Preparing for Jesus: Meditations on the Coming of Christ, Advent, Christmas, and the Kingdom
In Preparing for Jesus, best-selling author and master storyteller Walter Wangerin Jr. recreates verbal images of the events surrounding the Advent of Christ, offering a devotional journey into the heart of the Christmas season. Through rich detail and vivid images, these moving meditations make Christ's birth both intimate and immediate, allowing us to see Christmas from its original happening to its perennial recurrence in our hearts. Preparing for Jesus is sure to be a seasonal classic, treasured year after year.
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I have been reading this each Christmas season for several years. It has been a wonderful blessing to me as I have focused on Jesus. It is also a gentle reminder that Christ is in every day, not just ... Read full review
This book has been my constant companion through the Advent/Christmas season since its publication. Wangerin's compelling style of storytelling invites the reader to experience the journey toward Christmas with poignancy and relevancy. Highly recommended! Read full review