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Sunday, December 15, 2019
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Sunday, December 22, 2019
  
The Third Sunday in Advent
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4th Sunday in Advent
  
 
=We Gather in God's Name=
 
=We Gather in God's Name=
  
===Opening Prayer Song====
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====Opening Prayer====
"Advent Song of Joy"
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRlc7xbpT3g Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
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====Lighting of the Advent Candle====
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====First Scripture Reading====
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''Psalm 25''
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B2NKgjE-Zw0 Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Psalm+25 Click here to read the passage at BibleGateway.com]
  
3rd Advent (pink)
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=We Hear God's Word=
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====Lighting of the Advent Candles====
  
 
Reader 1: Today we light three candles- the first Candle is called HOPE and it is a reminder that God's promises are true.
 
Reader 1: Today we light three candles- the first Candle is called HOPE and it is a reminder that God's promises are true.
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Reader 2: The second Candle is called PEACE, God's gentle loving peace for our lives.
 
Reader 2: The second Candle is called PEACE, God's gentle loving peace for our lives.
  
Reader 3: The third Candle is called Joy, we cekebrate God's joy in our lives.
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Reader 3: The third Candle is called JOY, because of God's absolute presence in our lives.
  
Reader 4: We seek God's Joy in troubled times.  
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Reader 4: The fourth Candle is called LOVE, because of God's great love for us.
  
Reader 1: Come, all is ready. Let the light of these candles, called HOPE, PEACE, and JOY bring brightness to your spirits.
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All Readers: Come, all is ready. Let the light of this these candles, called HOPE, PEACE, JOY, and LOVE, bring brightness to your spirits.
  
[The first and second purple Advent Candles are lighted]
 
  
 
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====Gospel Reading====
=We Hear God's Word=
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''Luke 3:1-22''
 
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====1st Scripture Reading====
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBukGcc8p-E Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
''Isaiah 11:1-10''
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Isaiah+35%3A1-10&version=NRSV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
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====2nd Scripture Reading====
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Psalm 146
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkFk_ZBuFSM Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Psalm+146&version=NRSV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
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====3rd Scripture Reading====
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"James 5:7-10"
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=James+5%3A7-10&version=NRSV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
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====4th Scripture Reading====
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"Matthew 11:2-11"
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*[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Matthew11%3A2-11&version=NRSV Click here to read the passage at Biblegateway.com]
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=We Respond in Prayer=
 
=We Respond in Prayer=
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====The Lord's Prayer====
 
====The Lord's Prayer====
Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.  
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Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.  Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.  Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory forever. Amen.
 
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Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heavn.   
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Give us this day our daily bread,  
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and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.   
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Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil,  
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for thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory forever.  
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Amen.
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====Closing Prayer Song====
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"Advent Song"
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbLMQqClgAM Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
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===Closing Prayer===
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*[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PD9KLA4qz3A Click here to view the video at YouTube.com]
 
=We Go in Peace=
 
=We Go in Peace=
  

Revision as of 17:50, 22 December 2019

Sunday, December 22, 2019

4th Sunday in Advent

Contents

We Gather in God's Name

Opening Prayer

First Scripture Reading

Psalm 25

We Hear God's Word

Lighting of the Advent Candles

Reader 1: Today we light three candles- the first Candle is called HOPE and it is a reminder that God's promises are true.

Reader 2: The second Candle is called PEACE, God's gentle loving peace for our lives.

Reader 3: The third Candle is called JOY, because of God's absolute presence in our lives.

Reader 4: The fourth Candle is called LOVE, because of God's great love for us.

All Readers: Come, all is ready. Let the light of this these candles, called HOPE, PEACE, JOY, and LOVE, bring brightness to your spirits.


Gospel Reading

Luke 3:1-22

We Respond in Prayer

Prayers of Thanksgiving and Intercession

Please stand when offering a prayer, so others will know you have the floor.

The Lord's Prayer

Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors. Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory forever. Amen.

Closing Prayer

We Go in Peace

Passing of the Peace

Fellowship & Conversation