Contributed by William Mouser on Dec 14, 2005
In the Advent message from 2 Peter 3, the Apostle Peter tells us why the Lord has tarried for so long in returning from heaven: in order that we may come to repentence and not perish.
Psalm 85, Isaiah 40:1-11, 2 Peter 3:8-15a,18, Mark 1:1-8
Why So Long, O Lord?
In the Psalms appointed for the Sunday of Advent this year, there is theme that runs through them all, a note of sadness, mourning, and more than either of these, a plaintive note of anxiety concerning whether or not