Category Archives: Jesse Tree

December 27: Repentance

Read Matthew 3:1-11 “I baptize you with water for repentance. But after me will come one who is more powerful that I, whose sandals I am not fit to carry. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with … Continue reading

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December 26: Joy and Celebration

Read Luke 1:39-56 “[Elizabeth] exclaimed: ‘Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the child you will bear!’” Luke 1:42 “And Mary said: ‘My soul glorifies the Lord.’” Luke 1:46 There were a few things that Elizabeth and Mary had … Continue reading

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December 25: Mary

Read Luke 1:26-38 You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus. He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God … Continue reading

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December 24: Zechariah

Read: Luke 1:5-24, 57-80 “And you, my child, will be called a prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, to give his people the knowledge of salvation through … Continue reading

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December 23: God Uses Normal People

Read Nehemiah 1:1-2:9 “I answered the king, ‘If it pleases the king and if your servant has found favor in his sight, let him send me to the city in Judah where my fathers are buried so that I can … Continue reading

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December 22: Waiting

Read Habakkuk 1:1-5, 2:1-3, 3:16-19 “I will stand at my watch and station myself on the ramparts; I will look to see what he will say to me, and what answer I am to give to this complaint.” Hab 2:1 … Continue reading

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December 21: Sadness

Read Jeremiah 1:1-19; 8:22-9:11 “Oh, that my head were a spring of water and my eyes a fountain of tears! I would weep day and night for the slain of my people.” Jeremiah 9:1 What are some of the reasons … Continue reading

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