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09
Dec

December 9 – Saturday

Light the 7th candle Scripture Reading: “Yet I am writing you a new command; its truth is seen in him and you, because the darkness is passing and the true […]

06
Dec

December 7 – Thursday

Light the 5th candle today. Scripture Reading: “The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light […]

05
Dec

December 6 – Wednesday

Light the 4th candle in the spiral (along with all the others). Scripture Reading: “The Lord is my light and my salvation whom shall I fear?  The Lord is the […]

04
Dec

December 5 – Tuesday

Light the third candle Scripture Reading: “The unfolding of your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple.”  Psalm 119:130 I can’t help but think that Mary the mother […]

03
Dec

December 4 – Monday

The second day of Advent, light the next candle. Scripture reading: “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.”  Psalm 119:105 NIV Every year […]

30
Nov

December 3 – Sunday

The first Sunday in Advent we light a purple candle. Scripture reading: Ecclesiastes 2:13 “I saw that wisdom is better than folly, just as light is better than darkness.” NIV […]

27
Nov

Preamble to Advent: December 1 & 2

Advent is a time of waiting – for children waiting for gifts and goodies, for adults – family to be together, celebration, food and sometimes just waiting for the chaos […]

11
Apr

Lenten Journey April 10-15

Jesus died and rose again to save us. Monday April 10: Savior; taken from Matthew 26-28; Mark 14-16; Luke 22-24; John 18-20. Tuesday April 11: Lord; taken from Mark 16; […]

03
Apr

Lenten Journey April 3-8

Jesus searches for people who are far from God. Monday April 3: The Word – Logos; taken from Luke 10. Bonus idea: share with your family your favorite words in […]

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