The Epiphany, the voice of God remains among us, in sign and scripture, whispering into hearts Come act and follow
In the Magnificat, Mary sings sings in the past tense: running her fingers through the prospect of promises fulfilled. Let us all be bold to magnify: to make plain things of God in our society.
Mission is something that is done by all God's people - not between individuals or clergy or the bishops or by projects. Mission the work of the kingdom, is the task of the whole church community and that is what Advent is partly all about.
Jesus never sought power or used his authority for personal gain. Although he had all the power, he only used it to help others. He proved that through death we find life. His kingship was and is one of service, humility and truth.