26th Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent Luke 1:46b-55; 2 Samuel 7:18, 23-29; Galatians 3:6-14 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has… Read more »

25th Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent Luke 1:46b-55; Isaiah 33:17-22; Revelation 22:6-7, 18-20 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has candy… Read more »

24th Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent 1 Samuel 2:1-10; Genesis 37:2-11; Matthew 1:1-17 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has candy… Read more »

23rd Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent 1 Samuel 2:1-10; Genesis 21:1-21; Galatians 4:21-5:1 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has candy… Read more »

22nd Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent 1 Samuel 2:1-10; Genesis 17:15-22; Galatians 4:8-20 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has candy… Read more »

Fourth Sunday of Advent

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This is the fourth Sunday in Advent. Today we light the three purple candles and the pink candle. The first Sunday, we lit the candle of hope. On the second Sunday, we lit the candle of love. On the third Sunday, we lit the candle of joy. Today, we light the candle of peace. Our… Read more »

20th Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19; 2 Samuel 7:23-29; John 3:31-36 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has… Read more »

19th Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19; 2 Samuel 7:18-22; Galatians 4:1-7 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has… Read more »

18th Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19; 2 Samuel 7:1-17; Galatians 3:23-29 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has… Read more »

17th Day of Advent

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Read these scriptures today in celebration of Advent: Psalm 42; Zechariah 8:1-17; Matthew 8:14-17, 28-34 For centuries, these have been the passages that have been read in what is called “Year A” of the advent calendar. Rather than counting down to Christmas with an eye toward gifts or by marking a calendar that has candy… Read more »