On the Burnside Blog this week we begin our journey with Ruth through Advent. Each day finding “Hope Under Bethlehem Skies”. This is a short devotional video drawing us towards Jesus.
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The Playlist as it grows on YouTube
The Song For Today
Love's Coming Down Melanie Penn
Let’s Pray For Social Witness
Give thanks for all those who have been helped through the staff team at Carlisle House. As
people share their stories with genuine hope, pray that staff will continue to be the encouragement and help they need. Pray that people’s lives will be transformed through not only the recovery programmes but the love of Christ.
Dr Andy Brown is convener of the State Education Committee, and vice-chair of the Transferor Representatives’ Council. Pray for wisdom and guidance for Andy, members of the Committee and PCI transferor representatives, as they seek to make a positive contribution to state education at all levels.
Pray for the Linkage Commission, meeting next week. Give thanks for those retired ministers who serve as Stated Supplies in various congregations and for their work in supporting and encouraging congregations. Pray also for vacant congregations as they seek direction and guidance in appointing a minister.
Council for Training in Ministry
Applications for the 2022 Accredited Preacher Scheme are due early next month. Over 200 people have been trained already, and are playing a vital role preaching in vacancies and when ministers are on leave. Pray that the Lord will prompt suitably gifted people to apply so that they too can be used by him in the upbuilding of his Church.
“Reading Between The Lines” a series working through the bible looking at the well known phrases.
Give Us Today Our Daily Bread
The Gospel: One Chapter At A Time is a resource from Paul Tripp, in which he summarizes each book of Scripture in a brief video segment and reveals how it points back to Jesus Christ.
A Christian Toy Shop
Gary Grant, owner of The Entertainer, joins Roy to discuss being a Christian in business. Gospel Entrepreneurs is a UCB podcast in partnership with Revelation Trust.
J.John - Marie Durand
The story of Marie Durand, who spent most of her life in jail for her faith, is challenging. In eighteenth century France, the Protestants became involved in a brutal struggle with the Church and king. Believers faced conversion, prison or execution.
For each day between the first day of Advent (Nov. 28) through Epiphany (Jan. 7, 2022), this multimedia devotional features a Scripture passage, written devotion, work of visual art, poem, and a piece of music
Center for Christianity, Culture, and the Arts Advent Project.
AWANA’s Free Family Advent Devotional. Every week for five weeks (including one week after Christmas), those who sign up will receive email with a video lesson, devotional, Scripture reading, age-appropriate activities, and questions to spur on conversation
The times for yesterday’s Jigsaw
Play the "Misty Friday" puzzle!