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Jan 25: Annual Parish Meeting & Vestry Elections

Jan 25: Annual Parish Meeting & Vestry Elections

The annual Parish Meeting will be Sunday, January 25, 10:00 a.m. in the Nave. At the meeting parishioners will elect 10 persons to serve on the Advent’s Vestry (2015-2017). The meeting will also feature parish reports. Click for 2015 Vestry Slate Election results will be posted here sometime Sunday afternoon or evening…

Jan 26: Michael Nazir-Ali to Speak Here

Jan 26: Michael Nazir-Ali to Speak Here

The Rt. Rev. Michael Nazir-Ali will join us for an evening event at 7pm on Monday, January 26, at Cranmer House. He was a 2009 Lenten preacher here at the Advent. Bishop Nazir-Ali will be leading us in a conversation about the persecuted Church and how we might be more engaged in supporting our brothers… Read More

Our Spring 2015 Newcomers’ Class

Our Spring 2015 Newcomers’ Class

If you are considering Confirmation, looking for a church home, or interested in transferring from another church, please join us in the Newcomers’/Inquirers’ Class. The spring class starts March 1st.  The class time is during the Sunday school hour from 10:10 to 10:50am, in the Living Room (immediately off of our parish hall, Clingman Commons,… Read More

Feb 4: ECW Luncheon

Feb 4: ECW Luncheon

Kari Kampakis will speak at our ECW luncheon on Wednesday, February 4. 11:30-12:30. Make your reservations NOW with Lavonda@CathedralAdvent.com. A $10.00/check made to Advent ECW will hold your spot. Nursery will be available but reservations are required. A table will be in Clingman Commons each Sunday in January to take reservations. Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis is a… Read More

Meet the Mugishas!

Meet the Mugishas!

In what could only be described as God’s intervention, I was flabbergasted by my friend’s question, “Would the Advent be willing to sponsor and host the Dean of the Cathedral in Kigali, Rwanda?” A brief conversation, prayer, a dinner with a Rwandan bishop later in the week, and Skype calls, have brought us to getting… Read More

365 Days of Good News

365 Days of Good News

Tullian Tchividjian (2013 Lenten preacher here at The Advent) and Nick Lannon (2015 Lenten preacher) have written a new devotional – It is Finished: 365 Days of Good News. It’s available at the Book Store. And Gil Kracke likes it! And… you can read more about it on Liberate.org, and/or watch this video:

Advent Theological Lecture Series: How Then Shall We Live?

Advent Theological Lecture Series: How Then Shall We Live?

Advent Theological Lecture Series: How Then Shall We Live? Sin, Sanctification, the Law and the Gospel    The question facing Christians and their day-to-day life is one that has faced the church for a long time. How do Christians live as Christians, per se? What sense do we make of the continuation of sin in… Read More

Our Partnership with Holy Cross Trussville

Our Partnership with Holy Cross Trussville

The Clergy of the Advent, along with the staff, Wardens, and Vestry, are excited to announce that we have entered into a partnership with the Episcopal Church of the Holy Cross in Trussville. Holy Cross is a small church with enormous potential. They have a small building on a large piece of property, right on… Read More

Pray for Christians in Iraq

Pray for Christians in Iraq

[Ed. note October 6] Andrew White has left Baghdad for Jerusalem. More here. [Ed. note August 18] Please see “A Word from the Dean” in the August 24 edition of The Adventurer. It’s extracted here. [Ed. note August 8] In addition to Barnabus Aid, which is doing good work to assist refugees inside Iraq, Dean… Read More

2014-2015 Cathedral Concert Series

2014-2015 Cathedral Concert Series

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