December 16

The Call to Prayer

Bless the Lord, you angels of his, you mighty ones who do his bidding, and hearken to the voice of his word. Bless the Lord, all you his hosts, you ministers of his who do his will. Bless the Lord, all you works of his, in all places of his dominion; bless the Lord, O my soul. Psalm 103:20-22

The Request for Presence

Show me the light of your countenance, O God, and come to me. based on Psalm 67:1

Scripture Passage

Luke 1:67-80


Where has God shown you compassion? Write out three specific ways. Who is one person that you need to show compassion to? How can you show them compassion during Advent?

The Prayer for the Week

Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation: Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our sins, that we may greet with joy the coming of Jesus Christ our Redeemer; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.