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The Shocking Metaphors of Advent Audio/Video by Rolf Jacobson http://www.workingpreacher.org/brainwave.aspx?podcast_id=157 This podcast explores the lectionary texts assigned to the first week of advent and discusses the fact that it does not come in the quiet Christmas fashion, but with loud anticipation of Christ's return. Resource type: Audio/Video Source: Working Preacher Author: Rolf Jacobson

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Beating Swords into Plowshares Practical How-To by Carolyn Brown http://worshipingwithchildren.blogspot.com/2010/09/year-first-sunday-of-advent-november-28.html A collection of lesson ideas and activities by Carolyn Brown designed to help teach children about peace and peacemaking, as well as the themes (and hymns) of Advent. Resource type: Practical How-To Source: Worshiping With Children Author: Carolyn Brown

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The Coming of the Son of Man Sermon (Complete) by Fabian Radcliffe http://torch.op.org/torch/the-coming-of-the-son-of-man An Advent sermon. Fabian Radcliffe shows us how the coming of the Son of Man is both an event in the future, and a reality in our present. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Torch Author: Fabian Radcliffe

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Advent: Watch Sermon Starter/Outline https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship/lectionary-calendar/first-sunday-of-advent-year-a-2016 This is a full worship planning resource for Advent, based on Isaiah 2:1-5, Psalm 122, Romans 13:11-14 and Matthew 24:36-44, focusing on the advent motif, 'watch'. It includes planning notes, commentary, songs, readings, prayers and more. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Discipleship Ministries

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Wait a Bit Sermon Starter/Outline by John Foley http://liturgy.slu.edu/1AdvA112716/reflections_foley.html John Foley's Advent reflection makes a countercultural suggestion that waiting can be a holy gift that invites us to notice the mundane but God-filled objects all around us. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: The Sunday Website Author: John Foley

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Lighting Candles in the Dark Sermon (Complete) by Lawrence Lew O.P. http://torch.op.org/torch/lighting-candles-in-the-dark In this homily, Lawrence Lew looks at the Advent candle as a reminder of our baptismal vocation to walk in the light of Christ. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Torch Author: Lawrence Lew O.P.

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Unexpected Ways of God Commentary/Exegesis by Ben Cremer http://www.aplainaccount.org/isaiah-21-5/ This commentary on Isaiah 2:1-5 reminds us God brings salvation from the most unexpected places. "May we call our people to faithfully anticipate God’s light and to expect it in God’s ways, and not our own." Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: A Plain Account Author: Ben Cremer

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Advent Sunday A Sermon Starter/Outline by John van de Laar http://sacredise.com/lectionary-resources/advent-sunday/ The first Sunday of Advent frequently has us reflect on Christ's Second Coming. If we aren't careful, we turn to pie-in-the-sky theology, but Psalm 122, Matthew 24:36-44, Romans 13:11-14, and Isaiah 2:1-5 offer a different perspective. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Sacredise Author: John van de Laar

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First Sunday of Advent with Children Practical How-To by Carolyn Brown http://worshipingwithchildren.blogspot.com/2013/08/year-first-sunday-of-advent-also-sunday.html On the First Sunday of Advent, Carolyn Brown suggests focusing on the beginning of the new Christian year with children by celebrating the whole year. Includes notes on Psalm 122; Isaiah 2:1-5; Matthew 24:36-44; Romans 13:11-14. Resource type: Practical How-To Source: Worshiping With Children Author: Carolyn Brown

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Full Text Hymns on Advent The Advent of Our KingPD
Light the Advent Candle (Advent Song)©
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There Will Be Peace Someday Commentary/Exegesis by Juliana Claassens https://www.workingpreacher.org/preaching.aspx?commentary_id=3835 Juliana Claassens offers commentary for preaching Isaiah 36:1-37:7 and Isaiah 2:1-4. The first passage is deeply steeped in violence and war, while the second passage reveals a God who teaches the ways of peace. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Working Preacher - Preach This Week Author: Juliana Claassens

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Stay Awake Commentary/Exegesis by Paschasius Radbertus http://liturgy.slu.edu/1AdvA112716/theword_journey.html This commentary on Matthew 24:37-44 talks about keeping watch for Christ's coming, to give account on the day of judgement and day after day to stir our consciences. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The Sunday Website Author: Paschasius Radbertus

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Never Give Up Hope Sermon Starter/Outline by Scott E. Hoezee http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/sermon-starters/advent-1a/?type=the_lectionary_gospel Being faithful to our Lord in our everyday routines demonstrates holy watchfulness for Christ's return. Scott Hoezee offers a sermon starter and illustration for Matthew 24:36-44. It includes questions to ponder, textual points, and an illustration. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Author: Scott E. Hoezee

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A Homegoing Song Sermon (Complete) by Elaine Dreeben http://day1.org/7539-elaine_dreeben_a_homegoing_song In her sermon on Psalm 122, Elaine Dreeben argues that we are invited to pray, not just with our hearts and voices, but with our feet. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Day1 Author: Elaine Dreeben

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Imagine Big Audio/Video by Rolf Jacobson http://www.workingpreacher.org/brainwave.aspx?podcast_id=457 This podcast goes through the texts and wonder at how this lectionary week (First Sunday of Advent) invites us to think about different, bigger, and at time difficult images for God (Matthew 24:36-44). Resource type: Audio/Video Source: Working Preacher Author: Rolf Jacobson

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Closer Than You Think Sermon (Complete) by Matthew L Skinner http://day1.org/2384-closer_than_you_think In this sermon on Isaiah 2:1-5, Stephen Montgomery discusses God's promises to a fearful Israel that are fulfilled by the coming Messiah. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Day1 Author: Matthew L Skinner

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For the Grace of Attentiveness Element of Worship by Joe Milner http://liturgy.slu.edu/1AdvA112716/ideas_other.html We pray for the grace of attentiveness, for the gift of peace, and for a spirit of expectation. Prayers of the people based on the lectionary readings for the First Sunday of Advent (Year A). Resource type: Element of Worship Source: The Sunday Website Author: Joe Milner

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