Category Archives: Advent

2019 Advent Reading #8: Peace with God

12/8/19 Scripture: Genesis 3:8-13; Ephesians 2:11-22 Highlighted Verse: For He Himself is our peace, who has made us both one and has broken down in his flesh the dividing wall of hostility. Ephesians 2:14, ESV Devotion: Today’s advent reading moves … Continue reading

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2019 Advent Reading #7: Jesus

12/7/19 Scripture: “Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, … Continue reading

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2019 Advent Reading #6: Substitute

12/6/19 Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:17-21 Highlighted Verse: “For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.” 2 Corinthians 5:21, ESV Devotion: One of my roles, … Continue reading

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2019 Advent Reading #5: The Hope of Christmas

12/5/19 Scripture: Ephesians 2:1-10 Highlighted Verse: “But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ – by grace you … Continue reading

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2019 Advent #3: Christmas Promise

12/3/19 Scripture: Micah 5:1-5 Highlighted Verse: “And he shall be their peace…” Micah 5:5a Devotion: What is a promise? Ultimately, a promise is assurance given that someone will do something. A promise is a declaration of what will happen. And, … Continue reading

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2019 Advent Reading #2: A Willing Attitude

12/2/19 Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-3 Highlighted Verse: “looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is seated at the right hand of the … Continue reading

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2019 Advent Reading #1: Why So Much Singing?

12/1/19 Scripture:  Luke 2:13-14; Revelation 5:8-11 Highlighted Verse: “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!” Luke 2:14 Devotion: There is a focus on signing in today’s advent reading. The angels … Continue reading

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