LOVING IS WHAT MATTERS

LOVING IS WHAT MATTERS Malachi 3:1-4 See, 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 the Lord of hosts. 2 But who can endure the...
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The Second Week of Advent December 9—December 15, 2018

The Second Week of Advent December 9—December 15, 2018 The Love Candle Re-light the first candle. Light the candle and say: We light this Advent Candle today as a reminder of the coming of Christ, the light of the world. Today we light the Love Candle. We see reflected in the...
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Saturday, December 8, 2018 by Kris Taylor Luke 1:68-79

Saturday, December 8, 2018 by Kris Taylor Luke 1:68-79 “Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, for he has looked favorably on his people and redeemed them. He has raised up a mighty savior for us in the house of his servant David, as he spoke through the mouth of his holy prophets...
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Friday, December 7, 2018 by Allysen Schaaf Luke 3:7-18

Friday, December 7, 2018 by Allysen Schaaf Luke 3:7-18 John said to the crowds that came out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the wrath to come? Bear fruits worthy of repentance. Do not begin to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our...
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Thursday, December 6, 2018 by Gillum Owen Isaiah 40:1-5

Thursday, December 6, 2018 by Gillum Owen Isaiah 40:1-5 Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and cry to her that she has served her term, that her penalty is paid, that she has received from the Lord’s hand double for all her sins. A voice...
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Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by Susan Tribble Isaiah 9:2-7

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by Susan Tribble Isaiah 9:2-7 The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who lived in a land of deep darkness— on them light has shined. You have multiplied the nation, you have increased its joy; they rejoice before you as with...
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Tuesday, December 4, 2018 by The Craw Family (Charlie, Jacob, Jason & Sarah) Luke 3:1-6

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 by The Craw Family (Charlie, Jacob, Jason & Sarah) Luke 3:1-6 In 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...
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Monday, December 3, 2018 by Lacy and Hallie Bedol Jeremiah 33:14-16

Monday, December 3, 2018 by Lacy and Hallie Bedol Jeremiah 33:14-16 The 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. In those days and at that time I will cause a righteous Branch to spring up for...
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Sunday, December 2, 2018

Sunday, December 2, 2018 by Alex Rodgers Matthew 25:1-13 “Then the kingdom of heaven will be like this. Ten bridesmaids took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish, and five were wise. When the foolish took their lamps, they took no oil with them;...
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The First Week of Advent, December 2—December 8, 2018

The First Week of Advent December 2—December 8, 2018 The Hope Candle Light the first candle and say: “We light this Advent Candle today as a reminder of the coming of Christ, the light of the world. We light the candle of Hope as we continue to wait for Christ’s return.” We...
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