Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Don’t rush his coming

Don’t rush the Christ
don’t rush his coming
work yet to do
to increase the harvest
new souls to be born
new hearts to be changed
don’t rush his coming
so we may increase the harvest
the sheep to be restored

December 4, 2012
inspired by reading and
conversation at Poet’s Corner
at Suncook Senior Center
December 3, 2012
and my reading of my poem
“our journey to the manger”
of December 3, 2012
Worship Theme: “I Believe in the Sun/ Hope”
Luke 21:25-36 (The Message Bible)
Jeremiah 33:14-16 (Common English Bible)
1 Thessalonians 3:9-12 (God’s Word Translation Bible)
Call to Worship
Unison Prayer
Candle Lighting Liturgy (GBOD)
Great Thanksgiving for Advent (Alex Joyner, GBOD)
Prayer of Dedication (Adapted from GBOD 2012)
and sermon – “Believing is Seeing”
by Pastor Ruth Foss
A Handmaiden of the Lord
Suncook United Methodist Church
Suncook, NH
December 2, 2012
First Sunday of Advent

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