Daily Archives: November 29, 2009

Family Advent Devotions for the Christmas Season ~ Week 1

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November 29th starts this seasons devotions:

These are from the booklet we use at our church

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.

Sunday

Isaiah 60:1-5:

Hebrews 1:1-4:

Monday

Isaiah 7:10-14:

Micah 5:2:

Luke 2:4:

Matthew 1:18-23:

Tuesday

Isaiah 9:1-7:

Matthew 4:13-16:

Wednesday

Isaiah 42:1-7:

Matthew 12:15-21:

Thursday

Zechariah 9:9:

Matthew 21:1-3:                                                                                                                                                                                       Zechariah 11:12-13:

Matthew 27:3-10:

Friday

Isaiah 53:

Matthew 27:12-14:

John 19:36-37:

1 Peter 2:20-24:

Saturday

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”