Advent Journey - Week 4 - Day 25 - Wednesday, 23.12.2015

‘The Lord is good and upright.
He shows the path to those who stray,
He guides the humble in the right path,
He teaches his way to the poor.’

Advent Journey - Week 4 - Day 24 - Tuesday, 22.12.2015

‘Root of Jesse,
set up as a sign to the peoples,
come to save us and delay no more.’

Advent Journey - Week 4 - Day 23 - Monday, 21.12.2015

‘The Lord’s is the earth and its fullness,
the world and all its peoples.
It is he who set it on the seas;
on the waters he made it firm.’

Advent Journey - Week 4 - Day 22 - Sunday, 20.12.2015

‘Be a rock where I can take refuge,
a mighty stronghold to save me;
for you are my rock, my stronghold.
Free me from the hand of the wicked.’

Advent Journey - Week 3 - Day 21 - Saturday, 19.12.2015

‘Ruler of the House of Israel,
who gave the law to Moses on Sinai,
come and save us with outstretched arm.’

Advent Journey - Week 3 - Day 20 - Friday, 18.12.2015

‘May his name be blessed for ever and endure like the sun.
Every tribe shall be blessed in him, all nations bless his name.’

Advent Journey - Week 3 - Day 19 - Thursday, 17.12.2015

‘I will bless the Lord at all times, his praise always on my lips; in the Lord my soul shall make its boast. The humble shall hear and be glad.’

Advent Journey - Week 3 - Day 18 - Wednesday, 16.12.2015

‘Seek the Lord while he is still to be found,
call to him while he is still near.’

Advent Journey - Week 3 - Day 17 - Tuesday, 15.12.2015

‘Behold, the Lord will come,
and all his holy ones with him;
and on that day there will be a great light.’

Advent Journey - Week 3 - Day 16 - Monday, 14.12.2015

‘In you I hope all day long because of your goodness, O Lord.
Remember your mercy, Lord, and the love you have shown from of old.
Do not remember the sins of my youth. In your love remember me.’

Advent Journey - Week 3 - Day 15 - Sunday, 13.12.2015

‘Be happy at all times; pray constantly;
and for all things give thanks to God,
because this is what God expects you to do in Christ Jesus.’

Advent Journey - Week 2 - Day 14 - Saturday, 12.12.2015

‘I lift up my eyes to the mountains; where is my help to come from?
My help comes from the Lord who made heaven and earth.’

Advent Journey - Week 2 - Day 13 - Friday, 11.12.2015

‘Happy indeed is the man who follows not the counsel of the wicked;
nor lingers in the way of sinners, nor sits in the company of scorners,
but whose delight is the law of the Lord and who ponders his law day and night.’

Advent Journey - Week 2 - Day 12 - Thursday, 10.12.2015

‘Come, Lord, with your peace that we may rejoice in your presence with sincerity of heart.’

Advent Journey - Week 2 - Day 11 - Wednesday, 09.12.2015

‘My soul, give thanks to the Lord
all my being, bless his holy name.
My soul, give thanks to the Lord
and never forget all his blessings.

It is he who forgives all your guilt,
who heals every one of your ills,
who redeems your life from the grave,
who crowns you with love and compassion.
The Lord is compassion and love,
slow to anger and rich in mercy.
He does not treat us according to our sins
nor repay us according to our faults.’
Psalm 102

Advent Journey - Week 2 - Day 10 - Tuesday, 08.12.2015

‘Sing a new song to the Lord
for he has worked wonders.
His right hand and his holy arm
have brought salvation.’

Advent Journey - Week 2 - Day 9 - Monday, 07.12.2015

‘Prepare a way for the Lord, make his paths straight, and all mankind shall see the salvation of God.’

Advent Journey - Week 2 - Day 8 - Sunday, 06.12.2015

‘Look, I am going to send my messenger before you; he will prepare your way.
A voice cries in the wilderness: Prepare a way for the Lord, make his paths straight.’

Advent Journey - Week 1 - Day 7 - Saturday, 05.12.2015

‘Our Lord is great and almighty; his wisdom can never be measured.
The Lord raises the lowly; he humbles the wicked to the dust.’

Advent Journey - Week 1 - Day 6 - Friday, 04.12.2015

‘The Lord is my light and my help; whom shall I fear?
The Lord is the stronghold of my life; before whom shall I shrink?’

Advent Journey - Week 1 - Day 5 - Thursday, 03.12.2015

‘Look, the Lord will come to save his people. Blessed those who are ready to meet him.’

Advent Journey - Week 1 - Day 4 - Wednesday, 02.12.2015

‘The Lord is my shepherd;
there is nothing I shall want.
Fresh and green are the pastures
where he gives me repose.
Near restful waters he leads me,
to revive my drooping spirit.’

Psalm 22:1-2

Advent Journey - Week 1 - Day 3 - Tuesday, 01.12.2015

‘I bless you, Father, Lord of heaven and of earth, for hiding these things from the learned and the clever and revealing them to mere children.’
Luke 10:21

Advent Journey - Week 1 - Day 2 - Monday, 30.11.2015

The heavens proclaim the glory of God,
and the firmament shows forth the work of his hands.
Day unto day takes up the story
and night unto night makes known the message.

Psalm 18:2-3

Advent Journey - Week 1 - Day 1 - Sunday, 29.11.2015

Lord, make me know your ways.
Lord, teach me your paths.
Make me walk in your truth, and teach me:
For you are God my saviour.

Psalm 24:4-5