On the Burnside Blog this week we continue 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
Who Would Have Dreamed By Sovereign Grace Music
Let’s Pray For Global mission workers
Pray for all PCI global mission workers this Christmas, whether they are overseas or in Ireland. Pray that each will be blessed and encouraged as they celebrate the birth of Christ.
Global mission partners
Give thanks for the work and witness of PCI’s global mission partners over the past year. Pray that the leadership team of each partner will know God’s wisdom, guidance and encouragement as they continue to serve him and engage in mission in the coming year.
“Reading Between The Lines” a series working through the bible looking at the well known phrases.
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.
Each day this week Keith & Kristen Getty are releasing a Christmas Carol and encouraging us to sing along at home.
Today's song, "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," is a traditional English carol dating back to the 1650s that heralds the joyous news of the "blessed Babe" whose humble birth marked the end of Satan's power!
The latest update and prayer letter from Andrew Neill are now available.
Open Doors - World Watch List
Open Doors has released the World Watch List. The list of countries where it is most dangerous to be a Christian in 2021.
The full list can be found here
This week the focus is on Bhutan the 43rd most dangerous country in the world to be a Christian. Read about it here
Pray It Till You Feel It
We’re not being inauthentic when we pray psalms expressing emotions we aren’t feeling. We’re training our hearts to align with what God cares about.
A Soulful Holiday by Liz Vice. The title of this EP captures it well. You’ll want to include these fun, soulful takes on familiar standards in your Christmas party playlists!
Tell Me the Story by Jonathan and Emily Martin. Produced by Asher Peterson and heavily influenced by the Martins’ home church, Immanuel Nashville, this new Christmas album beautifully reflects on the birth, humility, and mission of Christ
The times for yesterday’s Jigsaw
Play the "Snow Wednesday" puzzle!