Christ Lutheran Community Church

Upper Darby

November 29

​Isaiah 64:1-9 - Prayer that God would come with power and compassion
Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19 - Let your face shine upon us, and we shall be saved. (Ps. 80:7)
1 Corinthians 1:3-9 - Gifts of grace sustain those who wait for the end
Mark 13:24-37 - The sudden coming of the Son of Man


December 6

Isaiah 40:1-11 - Good news of God’s coming to a people in exile
Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13  - Righteousness shall prepare a pathway for God. (Ps. 85:13)
2 Peter 3:8-15a - Waiting for and hastening the day of God
Mark 1:1-8 - John appears from the wilderness


December 13

Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 - Righteousness and praise flourish like a garden
Psalm 126 - The Lord has done great things for us. (Ps. 126:3)
1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 - Kept in faith until the coming of Christ
John 1:6-8, 19-28 - A witness to the light


December 20

2 Samuel 7:1-11, 16 - The Lord’s promise to David
Luke 1:46b-55 - You, Lord, have lifted up the lowly. (Lk. 1:52)
Romans 16:25-27 -  The mystery of God revealed in Jesus Christ
Luke 1:26-38 - The angel appears to Mary


December 24

Isaiah 9:2-7 - Light shines: a child is born for us
Psalm 96 - Let the heavens rejoice and the earth be glad. (Ps. 96:11)
Titus 2:11-14 - The grace of God has appeared
Luke 2:1-14 [15-20] - God with us


December 25

Isaiah 62:6-12 - God comes to restore the people
Psalm 97 - Light dawns for the righteous, and joy for the honest of heart. (Ps. 97:11)
Titus 3:4-7 - Saved through water and the Spirit
Luke 2:[1-7] 8-20 - The birth of the Messiah revealed to shepherds

Advent scriptures that correspond to worship