This is a set of reflections for Advent which are especially written for people in the second half of life. Chris Chapman has put them together and they are available on the Southwark Diocesan website.

The title reminds us that the words ADVENT and ADVENTURING come from the same root, and both look towards the future with a sense of expectation. These reflections, questions and prayers take as a starting point biblical characters who are 'well on in years', and are intended to help us all see afresh the expectancy and challenge of our later years as we are led deeper in our journey with God.

The four sections (linked as PDFs) include:

 

The material can be used either by individuals or by groups.