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poems and readings for

advent

The period of preparation for the coming of Christ to the world, whether at his first Incarnation or at his second coming.

Come, Immanuel is a brief, uncompromising invitation to God to prove his love by sharing the harsh realities of human suffering.

Incarnate is a stab at the whole story.

What kind of Messiah? is a  whimsical consideration of what a follower of this redeemer might be letting themselves in for.

Skin considers the strangeness of God-made-man.

A brief history of God is a walk through different historical human perceptions of the Deity, culminating in his incarnation.

shorter 

Come, Immanuel

longer 

Incarnate

What kind of Messiah? 

Skin 

A brief history of God