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Advent – Canticle Isaiah 12:2-6 – I Will Trust and Not Be Afraid

Canticle Isaiah 12:2-6 2Surely God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be afraid, for the LORD GOD is my strength and my might; he has become my salvation. 3With joy you will draw water from the wells … Continue reading

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Advent: Zephaniah 3:14-20 – I Will Bring You Home

Zephaniah 3:14-20 14  Sing aloud, O daughter Zion; shout, O Israel!Rejoice and exult with all your heart,O daughter Jerusalem!15  The LORD has taken away the judgments against you,he has turned away your enemies.The king of Israel, the LORD, is in your midst;you shall … Continue reading

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Advent: Luke 3:1-6 – Prepare the Way of the Lord

Luke 3:1-6 1In the fifteenth year of the reign of Emperor Tiberius, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was ruler of Galilee, and his brother Philip ruler of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias ruler … Continue reading

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Advent: Philippians 1:3-11 – The Compassion and Love of Jesus

Philippians 1:3-11 3I thank my God every time I remember you, 4constantly praying with joy in every one of my prayers for all of you, 5because of your sharing in the gospel from the first day until now. 6I am confident of this, … Continue reading

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Advent: Malachi 3:1-4 – Prepare the Way Before Me

MALACHI 3:1-41See, I am sending my messenger to prepare the way before me, and the Lord whom you seek will suddenly come to his temple. The messenger of the covenant in whom you delight — indeed, he is coming, says … Continue reading

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Advent – Luke 21:25-36 – Be alert at all times

Luke 21:25-36 25“There will be signs in the sun, the moon, and the stars, and on the earth distress among nations confused by the roaring of the sea and the waves. 26People will faint from fear and foreboding of what is … Continue reading

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Advent: 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13 – May God strengthen your hearts in holiness

1 Thessalonians 3:9-13 9How can we thank God enough for you in return for all the joy that we feel before our God because of you? 10Night and day we pray most earnestly that we may see you face to face … Continue reading

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Advent – Psalm 25:1-10 – Lead me in your truth and teach me

Psalm 25:1-10 1To you, O LORD, I lift up my soul.2O my God, in you I trust;do not let me be put to shame;do not let my enemies exult over me.3Do not let those who wait for you be put … Continue reading

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Advent – Justice and Righteousness in the Land

Jeremiah 33:14-16 14The days are surely coming, says the LORD, when I will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and the house of Judah. 15In those days and at that time I will cause a righteous Branch … Continue reading

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Christmas – Psalm 98:1-9 – Let the hills sing together for joy

PSALM 98:1-9 1   O sing to the LORD a new song, for he has done marvelous things. His right hand and his holy arm have gained him victory. 2   The LORD has made known his victory; he has revealed his vindication in … Continue reading

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