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Epiphany – Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14 – May Righteousness Flourish and Peace Abound

Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14 1   Give the king your justice, O God,and your righteousness to a king’s son.2   May he judge your people with righteousness,and your poor with justice.3   May the mountains yield prosperity for the people,and the hills, in righteousness.4   May he defend the … Continue reading

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Christmas Joy! John 1:1-14 Testify to the Light!

GOSPEL JOHN 1:1-14 1In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2He was in the beginning with God. 3All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into … Continue reading

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Christmas Joy! Hebrews 1:144 (5-12) The Reflection of God’s Glory

HEBREWS 1:1-4 (5-12) 1Long ago God spoke to our ancestors in many and various ways by the prophets, 2but in these last days he has spoken to us by a Son, whom he appointed heir of all things, through whom he … Continue reading

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Christmas Joy! Isaiah 52:7-10 – Redeeming Love!

ISAIAH 52:7-10 7   How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of the messenger who announces peace, who brings good news, who announces salvation, who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.” 8   Listen! Your sentinels lift up their voices, together they sing … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve – Isaiah 9:2-7 – A Great Light

ISAIAH 9:2-7 2   The people who walked in darknesshave seen a great light;those who lived in a land of deep darkness —on them light has shined.3   You have multiplied the nation,you have increased its joy;they rejoice before youas with joy at the … Continue reading

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Advent – Philippians 4:4-7 – Let Your Gentleness Be Known to Everyone

Philippians 4:4-7 4Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. 5Let your gentleness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. 6Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made … Continue reading

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Psalm 34:1-8 (9-22)- I sought the Lord and he answered me

Psalm 34:1-8 (19-22) 1I will bless the LORD at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2My soul makes its boast in the LORD; let the humble hear and be glad. 3O magnify the LORD with me, … Continue reading

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Ephesians 2:11-22 – Jesus Christ himself as the cornerstone is our peace

EPHESIANS 2:11-22 11 So then, remember that at one time you Gentiles by birth, called “the uncircumcision” by those who are called “the circumcision” — a physical circumcision made in the flesh by human hands — 12 remember that you … Continue reading

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Luke 2:22-40 – My eyes have seen your salvation

LUKE 2:22-40 22When the time came for their purification according to the law of Moses, they brought him up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord 23(as it is written in the law of the Lord, “Every firstborn male shall … Continue reading

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Advent – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 Advent Joy

1 THESSALONIANS 5:16-24 16Rejoice always, 17pray without ceasing, 18give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 19Do not quench the Spirit. 20Do not despise the words of prophets, 21but test everything; hold fast to what is … Continue reading

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