Readings and Themes for Worship - December 2019

1st December: ‘Be ready’
Psalm 122 & Matthew 24:36-44

People are often ready and waiting and then when its time to go they say, "Oh where did I leave my keys?" And they weren't actually ready at all. Christians are to be ready to go to be with the Lord.


8th December: ‘The Old Testament
Isiah 11:1 -1 0 & Matthew 3:1-12

The Old Testament contains some of the faith's most wonderful stories. What are your favourite Old Testament stories?


15th December:'John the Baptist‘
Isaiah 12 & Matthew 11:2-11

John the Baptist the fearless, outspoken prophet. He prepares the way of the Lord. Prepare yourselves, prepare
your heart and soul, prepare for the coming of the Lord's
Messiah.


22nd December:’The Annunciation’
Isaiah 7:10-16 & Matthew 1:18-25

I bring you great news: great news for you and for all people.
News is often good for some, here is good news for ALL.


29th December: ‘The light shines in the darkness’
Luke 2:1 -14 & Luke 2:15-20

The joy of a baby.The wonder of a birth. And this birth will
change the world.


Peace be with you all,
Kenneth.

This is the Word of the Lord:

Thanks be to God.

This is the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ:

Praise be to You, Lord Jesus Christ.