Third Sunday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-14T23:46:33-05:00December 15th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Isaiah 35:1-10, Psalm 146:5-10, Luke 1:46b-55, James 5:7-10, Matthew 11:2-11 Isaiah 35 Joy of the redeemed 1The desert and the parched land will be glad; the wilderness will rejoice and blossom. Like the crocus, 2it will burst into bloom; it will rejoice greatly and shout for joy. The glory of

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Second Saturday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-13T15:43:09-05:00December 14th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: 1 Samuel 2:1-8, Psalm 146:5-10, Luke 3:1-18 1 Samuel 2:1-8 1Then Hannah prayed and said: ‘My heart rejoices in the  Lord; in the  Lord my horn is lifted high. My mouth boasts over my enemies, for I delight in your deliverance. 2‘There is no one holy like the  Lord;

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Second Friday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-12T16:45:32-05:00December 13th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Ruth 4:13-17, Psalms 146:5-10, 2 Peter 3:10-18 Ruth 4:13-17 Naomi gains a son 13So Boaz took Ruth and she became his wife. When he made love to her, the  Lord enabled her to conceive, and she gave birth to a son. 14The women said to Naomi: ‘Praise be to the  Lord, who this

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Second Thursday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-11T22:35:20-05:00December 12th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Ruth 1:6-18, Psalms 146:5-10, 2 Peter 3:1-10 Ruth 1:6-18 Naomi and Ruth return to Bethlehem 6When Naomi heard in Moab that the  Lord had come to the aid of his people by providing food for them, she and her daughters-in-law prepared to return home from there. 7With her two daughters-
in-law she left

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Second Wednesday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-10T21:02:39-05:00December 11th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Genesis 15:1-18, Psalm 21, Matthew 12:33-37 Genesis 15:1-18 1After this, the word of the  Lord came to Abram in a vision: ‘Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield, your very great reward.’ 2But Abram said, ‘Sovereign  Lord, what can you give me since I remain childless and the one who

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Second Tuesday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-10T09:32:51-05:00December 10th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Isaiah 41:14-20, Psalm 21, Romans 15:14-21 Isaiah 41:14-20 (CEB) 14Don’t fear, worm of Jacob, people of Israel! I will help you, says the LORD. The holy one of Israel is your redeemer. 15Look, I’ve made you into a new threshing tool with sharp teeth. You will thresh mountains and pulverize

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Second Monday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-08T13:50:14-05:00December 9th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Isaiah 24:1-16a, Psalm 21, 1 Thessalonians 4:1-12 Isaiah 24:1-16a 1See, the  Lord is going to lay waste the earth and devastate it; he will ruin its face and scatter its inhabitants – 2it will be the same for priest as for people, for the master as for his servant, for the

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Second Sunday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-06T17:33:51-05:00December 8th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Isaiah 11:1-10, Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19, Romans 15:4-13, Matthew 3:1-12 Isaiah 11:1-10 1A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse; from his roots a Branch will bear fruit. 2The Spirit of the  Lord will rest on him – the Spirit of wisdom and of understanding, the Spirit of counsel and

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First Saturday of Advent 2019

By |2019-12-06T21:51:50-05:00December 7th, 2019|Advent and Christmas, Advent Reader, Advent Reader 2019, Blog|

Scripture reading for today: Isaiah 40:1-11, Psalm 72:1-7, 18-19, John 1:19-28 Psalms 72:1-7 Of Solomon. 1Endow the king with your justice, O God, the royal son with your righteousness. 2May he judge your people in righteousness, your afflicted ones with justice. 3May the mountains bring prosperity to the people, the hills the fruit

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