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What Marvels the Lord Works For Them/ Psalm 126

By Dan Berrigan

When the Spirit struck us free
We could scarcely believe it
For very joy. Were we free
Were we wrapt
In a dream of freedom? 55 more words

Theological Animation

Joy to the World?

What is the essence of the Christian faith? As we near the end of this Advent season, as we near the celebration of our Saviour’s birth on Christmas, I invite you to explore this question. 40 more words


Psalm 126

Psalm 126
It will be like a dream
when the Lord comes back with the captives of Zion.
We will laugh and sing happy songs! 195 more words

Bible Reflection

Restoration and Joy, Joy, Joy

Whew! I post this sermon to document my journey in ministry. My journey this week took me somewhere new. I was still with the good people of Christ Presbyterian Church by the Sea, bidding farewell after five months together in transition– they to a new pastor, and me to a new… what? 1,233 more words


Advent: A Time To Rejoice

Advent is a season of waiting. It is waiting for the coming Messiah, the baby child to be born in a manger, and the hope that the child brings to the world. 731 more words

God Thoughts

3rd Sunday of Advent

Prayer of the Day

Stir up the wills of your faithful people, Lord God, and open our ears to the words of your prophets, that, anointed by your Spirit, we may testify to your light; through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever.  413 more words



Today is the third Sunday of Advent.  Only one more Sunday separates us from the celebration of Jesus’ birth.  Like the other two Psalms in this Advent cycle, Psalm 126 is a plea for a reversal of a bad situation.  766 more words