The Third Sunday In Advent

Theme:  Rejoice!  Christ Is Coming!

Luke 3:7-18
Zephaniah 3:14-17
Philippians 4:4-7
Psalm 130

738 – In Hopelessness and Near Despair
14 – Arise, O Christian People
7 – Rejoice, Rejoice, Believers
5 – As Angels Joyed with One Accord
27 – O Jesus, Lamb of God, You Are

Prayer of the Day: Hear our prayers, Lord Jesus Christ, and come with the good news of your mighty deliverance. Drive the darkness from our hearts and fill us with your light; for you live and reign with the Father and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.

Verse of the Day: Alleluia. I will send my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way before you. Alleluia. (Matthew 11:10 cf. NIV)