OEPC Library Book for November

A Radiant Birth. Advent Readings for a Bright Season

Edited by Leslie Leyland Fields and Paul J. Willis. 211 pp.


Forty-two essays and poems by your favorite authors “reflect on Advent and Christmastide as a bright and meaningful season of anticipation and glory.” From the first Sunday in Advent through the Epiphany, Madeleine L’Engle, Philip Yancey, Paul Willis, Lucy Shaw, and others “prepare us in watchful waiting for the coming of Jesus…so that the familiar can astonish us and become wondrous once again.” 


OEPC call #242.33 RAD. 

You can check it out from the table in our church library.

If the book is already checked out, it can be reserved by emailing library@orelandpres.org

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