Posts from December 2023

Posts from December 2023

4th Sunday of Advent Love

Sunday Scripture for December 24, 2023

Sunday Scripture for December 24, 2023 2 Samuel 7:1-11 & 16 God’s Promise to David 7 After the king was settled in his palace and the Lord had given him rest from all his enemies around him, 2 he said to Nathan the prophet, “Here I am, living in a house of cedar, while the ark of God remains in a tent.” 3 Nathan replied to the king, “Whatever you have in mind, go ahead and do it, for the Lord is with you.” 4 But that night the word of the Lord came to Nathan,…
The Gospel of John Who are you

Scripture for Sunday, Dec. 17, 2023

Scripture for Sunday, Dec. 17, 2023 Isaiah 61:1-4 & 8-11 The Year of the Lord’s Favor 61 The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me,     because the Lord has anointed me     to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,     to proclaim freedom for the captives     and release from darkness for the prisoners,[a] 2 to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor     and the day of vengeance of our God, to comfort all who mourn, 3     and provide for those who grieve in Zion— to bestow on them…
Gospel of Mark 1:1-8 Prepare the way

Scripture for Sunday, Dec. 10, 2023

First Sunday in Advent Isaiah 40:1-11 Comfort for God’s People 40 Comfort, comfort my people,     says your God. 2 Speak tenderly to Jerusalem,     and proclaim to her that her hard service has been completed,     that her sin has been paid for, that she has received from the Lord’s hand     double for all her sins. 3 A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare     the way for the Lord[a]; make straight in the desert     a highway for our God.[b] 4 Every valley shall be raised up,     every mountain and hill made low; the…