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Advent Fourth Week 2016

Posted on: December 18th, 2016 by
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Sunday, December 18, 2016

4th Sunday of Advent

THREE PURPLE CANDLES, ONE PINK CANDLE

We light these candles because, like God’s people centuries ago, we trust in the coming of the Messiah

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Opening Prayer

Lord, our God, we praise You for Your Son, Jesus Christ, Continue reading the story "Advent Fourth Week 2016"

Advent Third Week 2016

Posted on: December 11th, 2016 by
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Sunday, December 11, 2016

3rd Sunday of Advent

TWO PURPLE CANDLES AND ONE PINK CANDLE

We light these candles because, like God’s people centuries ago, we rejoice in the coming of our savior.

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Opening Prayer

Lord, our God, we praise You for Your Son, Continue reading the story "Advent Third Week 2016"

Advent Second Week 2016

Posted on: December 4th, 2016 by
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Sunday, December 4, 2016

2nd Sunday of Advent

TWO PURPLE CANDLES

We light these candles because, like God’s people centuries ago, we need a Savior who will forgive our sins and restore our hearts.

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Opening prayer God of mercy and compassion, in your Son Jesus Christ you have revealed yourself as a Continue reading the story "Advent Second Week 2016"

Advent Explanation 2016

Posted on: November 26th, 2016 by
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Welcome to our Advent Reflections for 2016

advent-message-clipart I greet you people of God, in the name of our most beloved Jesus, our Lord. The Advent season is upon us once again. It is my privilege to address you at the onset of this very important season in the life of the Church. It is Continue reading the story "Advent Explanation 2016"

Advent Week One 2016

Posted on: November 24th, 2016 by
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2016 Advent Prayer 1st Sunday, November 27, 2016

1ST PURPLE CANDLE

We light this candle because, like God’s people centuries ago, we look forward with hope to the coming of Christ.

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Opening prayer Lord God, Father of all, in your Son Jesus Christ you invite everyone and all to know and love you and to live Continue reading the story "Advent Week One 2016"

Fourth Week

Posted on: December 21st, 2014 by
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2015 Advent Reflection: Fourth Week

Behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a sontrevs advent wreath, and you shall name him Jesus. He will be great and will be called Son of the Most High, and the Lord God will give him the throne of David his father, and he will rule over Continue reading the story "Fourth Week"

Third Week

Posted on: December 14th, 2014 by
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2015 Advent Reflection: Third Week

This Sunday is sometimes known as "Gaudete Sundaytrevs advent wreath" and means in Latin "rejoice"! We rejoice for the Lord is coming, He is near!  We forget that Jesus is here with us, Emmanuel, but we prepare our hearts to celebrate His “SOON” coming!  We celebrate with the expectation that He is closer than we Continue reading the story "Third Week"

Second Week

Posted on: December 7th, 2014 by
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2015 Advent Reflection: Second Week

Isaiah 40:1-2 trevs advent wreath2 Comfort for Gods People Comfort, comfort my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and cry to her that her warfare is ended, that her iniquity is pardoned, that she has received from the Lords hand double for all her sins.

2 Peter 3:9-9 The Day of the Lord Will Come But do Continue reading the story "Second Week"

Advent Week One

Posted on: December 3rd, 2014 by
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2015 Advent Reflection: First Week

 All right then, the Lord himself will give you the sign. Look! The virgin will conceive a child! She will give birth to a son and will call him Immanuel (which means ‘God is with us’). Isa 7:14 For some, singing of "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel" is only part of Christmas Caroling.  This song is rooted in a RICH Continue reading the story "Advent Week One"