Advent As We Go is a six-episode podcast series that you can listen to while you decorate your tree, bake Christmas cookies, or travel for the holidays to hear conversations that will anchor you back into the peace-filled hope of Jesus. You can also study with IF:Gathering this season by grabbing a copy of Hope is Alive, a four-week study for Advent.
6. Advent As We Go: Davy Flowers
How do we live differently because of Jesus?
Hope is alive because Jesus is alive, so how does that impact our day-to-day life? How do we take the hope of Advent into the rest of our year? Jenn Jett and musician, Davy Flowers, sit down to talk about what this looks like in our lives not just during Christmas, but year round.
5. Advent As We Go: Ruth Chou Simons
Do you believe God keeps His promises?
Listen in as Jenn and Ruth Chou Simons discuss this question that often pops up in our minds when things don’t go the way we planned.
4. Advent As We Go: Cheryl Luke
How do you find peace in the midst of chaos?
Advent is focused on peace and hope, but we know the reality is that we have long to-do lists and too many places to be. What does finding peace in our everyday craziness look like? Join Jenn Jett and Exec. Pastor of Guest Services, Recovery, Hospitality & Events (Shoreline City Church, Austin, TX), Cheryl Luke, in this episode as they unpack this reality in their own lives.
3. Advent As We Go: Vivian Mabuni
What are you waiting for?
Advent always brings up the reminder that just as the world was waiting for a Savior to be born, we also are waiting for His return. What else are you waiting for in this season and how does Jesus impact your life as you wait? Listen in as Jenn chats with author, speaker, and podcaster, Vivian Mabuni.
You can hear more from Vivian in her podcast, Someday is Here. Also, check out her latest book, "Open Hands, Willing Hearts!"
2. Advent As We Go: Laura Schofield
What would you have done if you were Mary?
In this episode, Jenn Jett sits down with friend of IF:Gathering and member of the IF:Military community, Laura Schofield, to talk about what it would have been like to be in Mary’s shoes—what we would have done, how we would have reacted, and what does obedience and trust look like when we’re following God? How does that play out in our everyday lives?
1. Advent As We Go: Jennie Allen
When life gets chaotic and loud, where do you look for hope? How do you keep your eyes focused on Jesus in the midst of distractions and crazy to-do lists?
In this first episode of the Advent As We Go podcast series, Jenn Jett and IF:Gathering founder, Jennie Allen, sit down to talk about what it looks like to lean into the hope-filled spirit of Advent every single day.