December 15, 2013

Prepare the Way: Advent Day 15

Isaiah 40:1-5 “In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord.”  How exactly does one prepare the way of the Lord?  At first glance, it appears […]
December 13, 2013

The Magnificat: Advent Day 13

Luke 1: 39-56 Today’s reading is known as the Magnificat, or Mary’s Song.  This is a song of praise and a song of hope.  What does […]
December 10, 2013

Come to the Light: Advent Day 10

Isaiah 60: 1-5 Today’s text contrasts darkness and light.  This is our first text in what many refer to as “Third Isaiah.”  A central theme woven […]
December 8, 2013

Before, I Knew You: Advent Day 8

Jeremiah 1: 4-5 Jeremiah’s call shares that God is active and present in relationship.  And Jeremiah is present with God.  God’s presence is active from before […]
December 5, 2013

Feast For All: Day 5

On this mountain the LORD of hosts will make for all peoples         a feast of rich food, a feast of well-aged wines,         […]