Advent Window Trail - Recap 1 to 9
Church News | Thursday, 9 December 2021 |
By Dawn Butcher
St Mary’s Advent Window Trail 2021
Window 1 – 8 Mandeville Way
“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God and the Word was God” (John 1:1).
Window 2 – 5 Butlers Close, CM1 7BE
“The true light that gives light to everyone was coming into the world” (John 1:9).
Window 3 – 1 Julian Close, CM1 7AZ
There was a priest called Zechariah and his wife was Elizabeth. An angel appeared to Zechariah and told him Elizabeth would have a son (Luke 1:5-13).
Window 4 – 216 Main Road, CM1 4DQ
The angel continued, “You are to call him John. And he will make the people ready for the Lord” (Luke 1:13-17)
Window 5 – 15 Mill Lane
“In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to the town of Nazareth to a young woman called Mary” (Luke 1:26-27).
Window 6 – 57 Glebe Crescent, CM1 7BH
Gabriel appeared to Mary saying, “Mary, the Lord is with you. Do not be afraid. You will have a son and you are to call him Jesus. He will be the Son of God and his kingdom will never end” (Luke 1:28-33).
Window 7: 26 Glebe Crescent, CM1 4BJ
Mary sings a special song – “My soul praises God… I am not important, but God has blessed me (Luke 1:46-55).
Window 8: 212 Main Road
An angel also appeared to Joseph saying “Do not be afraid to take Mary as your wife. The baby is from the Holy Spirit. Jesus will save his people” (Matthew 1:18-21).
Window 9: Broomfield Primary School, School Lane
Mary visits Elizabeth, her cousin, whilst Elizabeth is pregnant with John (who will be called John the Baptist). When the women meet, Elizabeth’s unborn baby jumps for joy (Luke 1:39-45).
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