About Advent By Candlelight

The purpose of Advent by Candlelight is to set aside a special time to prepare our hearts for Christmas through the grace of Advent.  The evening combines an inspirational message with practical applications, music, fine food and fellowship with our brothers and sisters in Christ. 

Jeff CavinsJeff Cavins is recognized both nationally and internationally as one of the most effective and engaging speakers In the Church today. Few can communicate their love for Jesus Christ with as much zeal, clarity, and enthusiasm as Jeff Cavins. In addition to his outstanding presentations related to Catholic Bible study, Jeff is available to speak on a variety of other faith-formation topics.

After twelve years as a Protestant pastor, Jeff returned to the Catholic Church under the guidance of Bishop Paul Dudley. His conversion story, one of the best known and inspiring stories of its kind, is chronicled in the best-selling book, My Life on the Rock.

Over the past several decades, Jeff has dedicated his life to developing The Great Adventure: A Journey through the Bible, a practical, interactive program that helps people read the “big picture” of God’s plan in Sacred Scripture and understand its meaning for their lives. The Great Adventure presents the entire sweep of the Bible in a way that is easy to understand and genuinely fun. Its unique Bible Timeline learning system has revolutionized Catholic Bible Study for hundreds of thousands of Catholics since 1995. Jeff received his MA in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Jeff has been a leading figure in Catholic media for over two decades and has appeared as a guest or host on Catholic radio and television hundreds of times.

Jeff Cavins is a nationally known public speaker whose engaging style of teaching has helped hundreds of thousands of Catholics grasp a better understanding of the Catholic faith and the scriptures. Jeff has hosted the live TV program, “My Life on the Rock” on EWTN and daily radio program, “Morning Air” on Relevant Radio. He has written several books published through Ascension Press and is currently the President of the Great Adventure Company and the Director of the Archbishop Harry J. Flynn Catechetical Institute based at the St. Paul Seminary. 

3:30 pm – The Tour of the Tables
4:00 pm – Mass
5:15 pm – Social time
7:00 pm – Reflection by renowned speaker and author Jeff Cavins
8:00 pm – Dessert and coffee

This event is open to anyone who wishes to attend. It is not necessary to have been invited by a hostess. Many of our hostesses are offering all or several of the seats at their table to people who register through general reservations. To register to attend, please contact Maria MacConnie at: (770) 631-9945 or macconnieb@bellsouth.net  

Childcare is available but a reservation is necessary. The cost is $5 per family for pizza and snacks. To register, please contact Tina Terrell at (678) 466-1724 or tterrell@holytrinityptc.org