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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 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 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
The Power of Names ... the Gospel parable about persistence, I think the heart of this curious story is really about the ... Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis | Source: Working Preacher | Author: David J. Lose Heart Trouble Thomas Lane Butts shares a medical finding that a broken heart could be life threatening. The good news is that there is preventative medicine. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Day1 | Author: Thomas Lane Butts Heart of the Mass A brief Catholic article about Transubstantiation as the heart of the Mass, the most important event in all of Catholic worship. So, it is important that the Church teaches and explains it to the people. Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Kenneth Baker Addressing the 'Garbage Dump' in Our Heart Kyle Idleman shares a hypothetical story illustrating how true transformation requires focusing on the heart. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Kyle Idleman Where Does Your Heart Lie? William Green reminds us to look at what is in our hearts. Do we have the Spirit working within us, or are we trying to do things all on our own. Resource type: Devotional | Source: Day1 | Author: William C. Green Biblical Storytelling: Learning scripture by heart Biblical storytelling reconnects worshipers with the communal experience of hearing God together. A feature story exploring biblical story telling and learning the scriptures by heart. Resource type: Article | Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship | Author: Joan Huyser-Honig Full Text Hymns on Heart Spirit of God, Descend upon My HeartPD
Take My HeartPD
O for a Heart to Praise My GodPD
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For Openness of Heart Lord, give us openness of heart, grace of insight, and a spirit of reverence. Prayers of the people based on the lectionary readings for the Fourth Sunday of Advent (Year A). Resource type: Element of Worship | Source: The Sunday Website | Author: Joe Milner A Surge of the Heart This homily shows us how prayer lies at the heart of all we do. To pray constantly is to live a Christian life humbly before God, seeking to love our neighbours as ourselves. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: Torch | Author: Peter H. Harries O.P. Hiding God’s Word in Your Heart Mark Roberts' sermon starter on Psalm 119:11 emphasizes that hiding God's word in one's heart means not just memorizing but internalizing scripture: studying it, believing it, being taught and transformed by it. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: The High Calling | Author: Mark D. Roberts History of Hymns: Wesley hymn speaks language of the heart This article discusses the history of Charles Wesley's hymn “O For a Heart to Praise My God." It expresses a yearning for cleansing of the heart and prayers for the heart to be kept pure. Resource type: Song/Hymn | Source: Discipleship Ministries Love, Others, God's Heart, Resurrection This is a set of four Catholic homilies, focusing on the love of God (1 Corinthians 1:22-25), other-centered living (Ephesians 2:4-10), hearing God's heart (Psalm 51), and personal resurrection (Philippians 2:6-11). Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Fr. Peter Nguyen Finding One's Heart Identifying joy with life, Arthur Landwehr's sermon on Psalm 95:1-2, 6-11 asserts that God wants us to have joy, Christian lives are joyous to God, hardness of heart limits joy, and joy manifests in the heart. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Arthur Landwehr Sermon Collection | Author: Arthur Landwehr Seeing the Good Side of Work: Work and the Reign of God Rob Carmack's sermon starter on Philippians 2:3-4 explores the link between faith and work, dealing with concern for others' well-being, using our power to help, and acting so as to "reflect the heart of God." Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: The High Calling | Author: Rob Carmack
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