Advent Reflections with Deacon Tammy Devine

Join Deacon Tammy Devine on a weekly journey this Advent season to find peace and stillness as you ponder, practice patience, and prepare to be fully present. Bookmark and visit this page (and follow us on Facebook) each week to reflect with Tammy via a short video that you can watch or simply listen to.

Week 1, Nov. 27: Preparations Begin
We’re invited to prepare our homes and our hearts for the presence of Christ (3:46).
Week 2, Dec. 4: Room to Ponder
With Tammy’s guidance, we give ourselves room to ponder and open ourselves to reflection (4:34).
Week 3, Dec. 11: Practicing Patience
Tammy encourages us to become more present in our daily lives, a skill that takes practice (3:39).
Week 4, Dec. 18: Welcoming the Presence of Christ
In the final week of Advent, Tammy helps us center our hearts and minds to find stillness and make ourselves present for Christ’s presence (3:41).
Tammy Devine
Deacon Tammy Devine
Tammy shares her passion for health, healing, and wholeness through consulting, coaching, and retreat facilitation. As an ELCA deacon, registered nurse, parish nurse/coordinator, and ICF certified coach, she collaborates with faith and thought leaders to facilitate personal and communal growth toward living and leading well. Contact her to learn more.
Week 1, Nov. 27: Preparations Begin
We’re invited to prepare our homes and our hearts for the presence of Christ (3:46).
Week 2, Dec. 4: Room to Ponder
With Tammy’s guidance, we give ourselves room to ponder and open ourselves to reflection (4:34).
Week 3, Dec. 11: Practicing Patience
Tammy encourages us to become more present in our daily lives, a skill that takes practice (3:39).
Week 4, Dec. 18: Welcoming the Presence of Christ
In the final week of Advent, Tammy helps us center our hearts and minds to find stillness and make ourselves present for Christ’s presence (3:41).
Tammy Devine
Deacon Tammy Devine
Tammy shares her passion for health, healing, and wholeness through consulting, coaching, and retreat facilitation. As an ELCA deacon, registered nurse, parish nurse/coordinator, and ICF certified coach, she collaborates with faith and thought leaders to facilitate personal and communal growth toward living and leading well. Contact her to learn more.