Advent

Advent is a time of prayerful anticipation, as we mark the days before Christmas with excitement and prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 20: When Christmas Past Is Present

On this, the 20th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale shares some inspiring memories of Christmases gone by.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 19: Making Ready for Christmas

On the 19th day of Advent, Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale reminds us that this is a time of anticipation, of preparation, of celebration.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 18: The Light of Christmas

On this 18th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale celebrates the lights—and the Light—of Christmas.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 17: Words to Grow On

On this, the 17th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale shares a valuable lesson his father taught him at Christmastime when Dr. Peale was just 10 years old.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 16: A Christmas Wish

On the 16th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale tells of a small memento that brought home to him once again the true meaning of Christmas.

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Advent, Day 15: The Perfect Gift

On this 15th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale asks what, in this season of gift-giving, we should all be giving to God.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 9: How Wonderful that Christ Was Born

On this ninth day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale, the founder of Guideposts, shares what he calls "the two enormous pillars upon which rest the truth of Christmas."

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 8: Let Christmas Happen to You

On this eighth day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale, the founder of Guideposts, encourages us to let the true meaning of Christmas influence the ways we celebrate the season.

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Advent, Day 7: Keep Christmas Calm

On this seventh day of Advent, we share advice from Norman Vincent Peale, the founder of Guideposts, about how we can make Christ a holiday guest in our home.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
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Advent, Day 12: Finding Courage in Discouragement

On this 12th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale, the founder of Guideposts, reminds us how powerful and constructive positive thoughts can be.

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