Daily Archives: December 1, 2007

Advent Family Devotions: The First Week ~ The Prophets



The First Week   

The Prophets


 On the fourth Sunday before Christmas, light the prophet’s gold candle. Have family members read Scripture passages, then sing a carol, and give thanks to God. This short service is repeated each evening during the week with only one candle lit.


 Isaiah 60:1-5 

Hebrews 1:1-4 


Isaiah 7:10-14 

Micah 5:2:

Luke 2:4

 Matthew 1:18-23


Isaiah 9:1-7

Matthew 4:13-16:


Isaiah 42:1-7 

Matthew 12:15-21:


Zechariah 9:9 

Matthew 21:1-3:                                                                                                                                                                                  

Zechariah 11:12-13 

Matthew 27:3-10 


Isaiah 53: 

 Matthew 27:12-14 

John 19:36-37:

1 Peter 2:20-24:


Zechariah 12:10 

Joel 2:28 

2 Peter 1:16-21 

Carols: “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” ; “Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming” ; “Comfort, Comfort Ye My People” 

**If anyone would like, next week I can post all the verses**