The People Bless the Lord

Sunday, December 16         Third Sunday of Advent The People Bless the Lord Psalm 103:1-17 (ending with “him”), 21-22 Bless the Lord, all his hosts, his ministers that do his will. (Psalm 103:21) Praising God should be infectious. Do you ‘spread’ praise? Pray for the...

God Forgives and Loves People

Saturday, December 15 God Forgives and Loves People Numbers 14:13-20 NRSV The Lord is slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love, forgiving iniquity and transgression, but by no means clearing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the parents upon the children to...

God Abounds in Steadfast Love

Friday, December 14 God Abounds in Steadfast Love Exodus 34:1-7 NRSV The Lord passed before him, and proclaimed, “The Lord, the Lord, a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness. (Exodus 34:6) Can your neighbors speak...

Acts of God’s Steadfast Love

Thursday, December 13 Acts of God’s Steadfast Love Nehemiah 9:16-21 NRSV “But they and our ancestors acted presumptuously…they refused to obey…they stiffened their necks and determined to return to their slavery in Egypt. But you are a God ready to forgive, gracious...