Christmas Sunday – Words for the Week

This weekend we will celebrate Christmas. Just because Christmas day has passed the Christmas season has not. On the Christian calendar we get to celebrate Christmas for 12 days. After our overindulgence of food and material goods we can step back and enjoy the beauty and mystery of the Incarnation. Let these passages guide you.…


Words for Advent Week 4

The color for this week is white as we explore the theme of God’s love.

Psalm    132

Old Testament    II Samuel 7:4-16

Epistle    Romans 16:25-27

Gospel    Luke 1:26-38

May God bless you as you read, today and everyday. Amen. 

Words for Advent Week 3

This coming week we will observe the third week of Advent and discuss the theme of Peace. Our color this week is Purple.

Psalm     126

Old Testament    Isaiah 65:17-25

Gospel    John 1:1-18

Epistle    I Thessalonians 5:12-28

May God bless your reading today and everyday. Amen.

A Glimpse of Evening Prayer

Lord, You have always given bread for the coming day; and though I am poor, today I believe. Lord, You have always given strength for the coming day; and though I am weak, today I believe. Lord, You have always given peace for the coming day; and though of anxious heart, today I believe. from…


Celtic Daily Prayer for the Advent Season

Advent marks the beginning of the Church Year. With this new beginning I want to encourage you to experiment with a new practice. The practice of praying the Daily Office. Different Christian groups have formulated different versions of the office. Roman Catholics, Anglicans and Orthodox Christians all have their versions based upon the Psalms and…