Sunday, December 4, 2016

Second Sunday of Advent
Watchword for the Week — Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near. Matthew 3:2
Sunday, December 4 — Isaiah 11:1–10; Psalm 72
Romans 15:4–13; Matthew 3:1–12
The Lord lift up his countenance upon you, and give you peace. Numbers 6:26
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing. Romans 15:13
Loving God, you are the source of our joy and peace. We believe because of your gift of Jesus Christ and your gift of faith through the Holy Spirit. Hallelujah! Amen.