Thought for the Week 1 December 2019

Anglican Mothers Union Australia

Season of advent

O Living Word
proceeding from the mouth of God,
penetrating to the ends of the earth,
come and pierce us with the sword of truth
—Jim Cotter ‘Cries of Advent’ No 1.

How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of the messenger who announces peace, who brings good news, who announces salvation, who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.” Isaiah 52:7

Members in Namibia are living sacraments of Jesus’ love and compassion. They are at the interface of need in their communities ‘bringing physical and spiritual comfort’.

Let us praise the Lord for the faith of our sisters.