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Advent Confession Here’s a responsive advent prayer of confession that acknowledges several ways in which we fail (i.e. unwillingness to change our hearts, not caring about the stranger), with the repeated congregational response for mercy and forgiveness. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Nathan Nettleton
Advent Waiting Advent resources: a folk ballad, "Every Valley," tells of the times when waiting is hard and hope is needed, a "Community Prayer for Waiting," a banner, a painting, another prayer, and two quotes from Dietrich Bonhoeffer.... Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Global Worship
Advent Hope: Staying Afloat In this Advent reflection, the author ponders the challenge of offering real hope in the midst of difficult circumstances. Resource type: Article Source: The High Calling
Advent in the Marketplace Cameron Lee talks about the shopping culture during the Advent season. "If we celebrate Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but not Advent, what does that say about us?" He encourages us to seek the coming of... Resource type: Article Source: Fuller Studio Author: Cameron Lee
Ash Wednesday A sermon starter and commentary by Marvin McMickle on 2 Corinthians 5:20b–6:10, for Ash Wednesday in the African American Lectionary. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The African American Lectionary Author: Marvin A. McMickle
Turnaround Contrasting cultural Advent with John the Baptist's offensive message, this commentary by Alyce McKenzie on Mark 1:1-8, Matthew 3:1-12, Luke 3:1-20, and John 1:19-20 describes the importance of people who call us to repentance. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Patheos Author: Alyce M. McKenzie History of Hymns: “Advent Hymn” This offers background and commentary on the simple Advent Hymn by Jane Manton Marshall (b. 1924) entitled, “Advent Hymn.” Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: C. Michael Hawn Emergency Alert System This reflection on Mark 13:24-37 addresses three temptations Mark’s church may have been facing as they waited the Day of the Lord. Alyce McKenzie suggests temptations we might face as we practice Advent waiting. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Patheos Author: Alyce M. McKenzie Hymn: Gather Your People To Comfort And Love This Advent hymn, set to the tune of the traditional Irish tune SLANE, was written from Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13; Isaiah 40:1-11; Mark 1:1-8; 2 Peter 3:8-15. Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: F. Richard Garland Hymn: Spirit Of The Lord Richard Garland has composed this Advent hymn. It is set to the tune DARWALL'S 148th. Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: F. Richard Garland Advent on the Mind This devotional by Karoline Lewis challenges readers to approach Advent, not as a time to look forward to something, but as a time to be attentive to God's presence in the world in the present. Resource type: Article Source: Working Preacher Author: Karoline M Lewis Full Text Hymns on Advent The Advent of Our KingPD
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A Journey Through Advent: Knowing Ourselves and Hearing God's Promises In this Advent preaching guide, Melinda Quivik explains a larger, two-part theme in Luke's stories surrounding Christ's birth: the incapacities humanity knows in life; and the love God declares for us in Jesus. Resource type: Article Source: Working Preacher Author: Melinda Quivik Advent After the Storms This liturgical reflection uses Job 26:10 to considers the season of advent in the context of storms and natural disasters. Resource type: Article Source: Faith and Leadership Author: Hope Morgan Ward Hymn: Source Of Hope Richard Garland has composed this Advent hymn of Hope. It is set to the tune WINCHESTER OLD. Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: F. Richard Garland Advent Wreath Song: Take this Light Anglican priest, Doug Chaplin, has written this song for the lighting of the Advent wreath. It has five verses—one for each Sunday of Advent, and one for Christmas Day. The suggested tune is, PERSONENT HODIE. Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Re-Worship Author: Doug Chaplin Advent for All A prayer of intercession for Advent from the Church of Scotland. It features unique portraits and prayers for many types of peoples in many stages of live, unified by a desire for "peace, understanding and love."... Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Re-Worship Author: Christine Longhurst Advent Series: Hope Is on the Way Designed for use during Advent through Epiphany Sunday, Jarrod Johnston's sermon starters on Matthew 1:18-25, 3:1-12, 11:2-11, 24:36-44, Luke 2:1-20, Hebrews 2:10-18, John 1:1-18 draw attention to God's presence, our expectations, our faith, and God's grace. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Ministry Matters Author: Jarrod Johnston Advent: A Season of Redemption Advent invites us to enter into God’s work in us and in the world. God has entered into history to redeem His people. Christ has promised to come again to free God’s people. Resource type: Devotional Source: Ministry Matters Author: Alex Joyner Hymn: Child Will Lead The Dawn Of Grace This hymn, set to the tune of MARYTON, was written from the lectionary texts for the second Sunday of Advent (Year A). Resource type: Song/Hymn Source: Discipleship Ministries Author: F. Richard Garland
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