What do you do when you're under attack? What is your reaction when your spouse criticizes you day and night, when going to your workplace seems like facing the firing squad every day? What do you do when your bothers and sisters in faith criticize you? Who do you turn to when even the church is not a safe place for you? Let's explore this morning what sort of expectations are linked with the advent season - what do we anticipate in the arrival of baby Jesus?