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The Advent Season Is Upon Us: “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”

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O Come O Come Emmanuel (Phillips, Craig and Dean)

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Four Ways to Serve This Christmas Season (That Helps All Year Long)

Verge shared an article by For The City Network in which they discuss how Christian service can have an impact now, and all year long.  The four acts of service they recommend are: 1. Providing a Christmas for foster care children and families … Continue reading

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Jesus is “A Great and Mighty Wonder”

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Lift Up Your Head, Ye Mighty Gates

The season of Advent begins on Sunday. Advent is a season during which God’s people are prepared for Jesus’ Second Advent as Jesus fortifies their faith and nurtures an attitude of vigilance as He comes to His followers through His … Continue reading

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“O Come, O Come, Emmanuel” by Selah

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Your Invitation To Receive Lamp’s Advent Devotions

Rev. Ken Klaus writes, When I was asked to write the introduction for this year’s LAMP devotional, I jumped at the opportunity. That is because, having been on the Lutheran Hour radio broadcast for more than a decade, I was … Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah — For Unto Us a Child Is Given

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A Magical Afternoon Celebrating the Birth of Jesus — A Neighbourhood Outreach Event

“And there were horses and giggling children abiding in the fields” surrounding John D. Bracco School (Edmonton) on December 9th as a multitude of followers of Christ from The Olive Branch announced the birth of Jesus, “For unto you is … Continue reading

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Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus

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