#AdventWord – A Global Advent Calendar

Be part of the Anglican Communion’s Global Advent Calendar. It’s an innovative way to engage in the season of Advent with people all over the world. Simply respond to the daily meditation emailed to you with images and prayers that speak to your heart. Your images and prayers will appear in the Advent Calendar with others from around the world.Join us as we anticipate the coming of Christ, the fulfillment of our deepest longings.

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AdventWord will begin on November 27, 2016

#AdventWord 2016






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Adventword Circle 2016


The Anglican Communion with the Society of Saint John the Evangelist Brothers invite you to:

  • Sign up
  • Pray through Advent
  • Use your phone camera
  • Help create a Global Advent Calendar.

How To:

Receive the daily AdventWord meditation by email and respond.

On Twitter and Instagram, tag your image/prayer #adventword plus the tag for the day. Make sure that there is a space between the tags for example: #adventword #proclaim. On Facebook go to the AdventWord Page and write on page using #adventword & the tag for the day.

Clergy, Educators and Youth Leaders - Ask your congregants to send in pictures that resonate with the word and image of the day. Tag them #adventword and the day’s word so they can see one another’s inspirations.

How-To Tutorial

Advent Word

In Advance

If you want to get your images ready in advance here's a cheat sheet -

Tag with  #Adventword AND ...

Advent Word _Words

27-Nov #Shine
28-Nov #Love
29-Nov #Renew
30-Nov #Listen
1-Dec #Proclaim
2-Dec #Light
3-Dec #Play
4-Dec #Touch
5-Dec #Commit
6-Dec #Be
7-Dec #Act
8-Dec #Hope
9-Dec #Promise
10-Dec #Befriend
11-Dec #Glow
12-Dec #Rely
13-Dec #Mend
14-Dec #Surprise
15-Dec #Trust
16-Dec #Awaken
17-Dec #Embrace
18-Dec #Open
19-Dec #Simplify
20-Dec #Prune
21-Dec #Abide
22-Dec #Animate
23-Dec #Live
24-Dec #Celebrate 

Please remember that any image that you send will be public. Please respect people’s privacy. Thank you.

Questions: Please contact

The Friends of SSJE

The Society of Saint John the Evangelist, The Monastery

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA  friends@ssje.org www.ssje.org