Daily reflection

Take a few minutes to read and reflect on a Bible passage with our daily reflections, taken from our Lyfe resources.

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Waiting for the Messiah (12 December 2018)

The Spirit of the LORD God has taken control of me! The LORD has chosen and sent me to tell the oppressed the good news, to heal the broken-hearted, and to announce freedom for prisoners and captives. This is the year when th...

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Waiting for the Light (11 December 2018)

A child has been born for us. We have been given a son who will be our ruler. His names will be Wonderful Advisor and Mighty God, Eternal Father and Prince of Peace. His power will never end; peace will last forever. He wil...

Abraham & Sarah (10 December 2018)

Waiting is counter-cultural. With on-demand TV, instant coffee, credit and satisfaction on offer – waiting seems like a waste of time. Waiting is difficult, it seems old fashioned, and it can make us feel anxious, jittery and frustrated. Yet waitin...

Celebration Story 2 (9 December 2018)

The younger son got up and started back to his father. But when he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt sorry for him. He ran to his son and hugged and kissed him. The son said, “Father, I have sinned against God in heaven and agai...

Celebration Story 1 (8 December 2018)

Tax collectors and sinners were all crowding around to listen to Jesus. So the Pharisees and the teachers of the Law of Moses started grumbling, “This man is friendly with sinners. He even eats with them.” Then Jesus told them this story: If ...

Joyful Jesus (7 December 2018)

When the seventy-two followers returned, they were excited and said, “Lord, even the demons obeyed when we spoke in your name!” Jesus told them: I saw Satan fall from heaven like a flash of lightning. I have given you the power to trample on ...

Party Time! (5 December 2018)

Three days later Mary, the mother of Jesus, was at a wedding feast in the village of Cana in Galilee. Jesus and his disciples had also been invited and were there. When the wine was all gone, Mary said to Jesus, “They don’t have any more wine.”...

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