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1 Corinthians 12:1-11 – Gifts for the Common Good

1 Corinthians 12:1-11 1Now concerning spiritual gifts, brothers and sisters, I do not want you to be uninformed. 2You know that when you were pagans, you were enticed and led astray to idols that could not speak. 3Therefore I want you to … Continue reading

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Psalm 36:5-10 – How Precious Is Your Steadfast Love

Psalm 36:5-10 5Your steadfast love, O LORD, extends to the heavens, your faithfulness to the clouds. 6Your righteousness is like the mighty mountains, your judgments are like the great deep; you save humans and animals alike, O LORD. 7How precious … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve – Psalm 96:1-13 – He Is Coming to Love the Earth and All Its People

PSALM 96:1-13 1   O sing to the LORD a new song;sing to the LORD, all the earth.2   Sing to the LORD, bless his name;tell of his salvation from day to day.3   Declare his glory among the nations,his marvelous works among all the peoples.4   For … Continue reading

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Advent – Luke 1: 39-55 – Blessed Is She Who Believed

Luke 1:39-45 (46-55) 39In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country, 40where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. 41When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped in her womb. … Continue reading

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Advent – Psalm 80:1-7 – Bread of Tears

Psalm 80:1-7 1Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, you who lead Joseph like a flock! You who are enthroned upon the cherubim, shine forth 2before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh. Stir up your might, and come to save us! 3Restore … 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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John 18:33-37 – “Everyone who belongs to the truth listens to my voice.”

John 18:33-37 33Then Pilate entered the headquarters again, summoned Jesus, and asked him, “Are you the King of the Jews?” 34Jesus answered, “Do you ask this on your own, or did others tell you about me?” 35Pilate replied, “I am … Continue reading

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Revelation 1:4b-8 “I am the Alpha and the Omega”

Revelation 1:4b-8 4b Grace to you and peace from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits who are before his throne, 5and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn of … Continue reading

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