Daily December Devotional — Day 28

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:21-26 On the eighth day, when it was time to circumcise the child, he was named Jesus, the name the angel had given him before he was conceived. When the time came for the purification rites required by the Law of Moses, Joseph and Mary took him to Jerusalem to present himContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 28”

Daily December Devotional — Day 27

Today’s Verses: Matthew 2:7-12 Then Herod called the Magi secretly and found out from them the exact time the star had appeared. He sent them to Bethlehem and said, “Go and search carefully for the child. As soon as you find him, report to me, so that I too may go and worship him.” AfterContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 27”

Daily December Devotional — Day 24

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:13-15 Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’sContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 24”

Daily December Devotional — Day 23

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:8-12 And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring youContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 23”

Daily December Devotional — Day 22

Today’s Verses: Luke 2:6-7 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them. Today’s Questions: How do you picture Mary’s reaction whenContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 22”

Daily December Devotional — Day 20

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:76-80 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 forgiveness of their sins, because of the tender mercy of our God, by which theContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 20”

Daily December Devotional — Day 17

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:56-60 Mary stayed with Elizabeth for about three months and then returned home. When it was time for Elizabeth to have her baby, she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown her great mercy, and they shared her joy. Today’s Questions: What do youContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 17”

Daily December Devotional — Day 16

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:53-55 He has filled the hungry with good things but has sent the rich away empty. He has helped his servant Israel, remembering to be merciful to Abraham and his descendants forever, just as he promised our ancestors. Today’s Questions: Can you call to mind the last time you felt physically hungry?Continue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 16”

Daily December Devotional — Day 15

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:50-52 His mercy extends to those who fear him, from generation to generation. He has performed mighty deeds with his arm; he has scattered those who are proud in their inmost thoughts. He has brought down rulers from their thrones but has lifted up the humble. Today’s Questions: Why do you thinkContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 15”

Daily December Devotional — Day 14

Today’s Verses: Luke 1:46-49 And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has been mindful of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed, for the Mighty One has done great things for me – holy is hisContinue reading “Daily December Devotional — Day 14”