Advent Meditations from La Vida: Walking with Presence

La Vida’s final Advent devotional meditates on Galatians 6:4–6 and the importance of allowing God to guide our impact in the world.

Advent Meditations from La Vida: Can Anything Good Come from Nazareth or the Year 2020?

Week three of La Vida’s Advent devotional series considers the question posed by Nathanael in John 1: “Nazareth! Can anything good come from there?”

Advent Meditations From La Vida, Part Two: Sacred Moments

The role the wise men play in the Christmas story requires presence and focus: they noticed the star and followed it to Jesus. They took the time to pause, look up and notice. And what they noticed led them on a journey that required immense focus and determination.

Advent Meditations from La Vida, Part One: The Hopeful Answer of Immanuel

The first devotional in a series of Advent meditations by the La Vida Center for Outdoor Education and Leadership reflects on the inherent truth of God’s promise in the name, ”Immanuel.”

Commemorating the Sacrifices of Gordon Veterans

Each veteran represents a unique story and immeasurable sacrifice. To honor them on Veterans Day, The Bell interviewed just a few of Gordon’s many veterans and active duty service members.