Weary

This winter devotional “The Weary World Rejoices” will take us from now until the end of the year. 2020 has been a weary year, and we long for the spirit of God. We will begin with a season of gratitude, move into the perennial Advent theme of “waiting” and explore themes of light, mystery, hope and our tangible spiritual life along the way.

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Thursday, December 31—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word “Then shall the young women rejoice in the dance, and the young men and the old shall be merry. I will turn their mourning into joy, I will comfort them, and give them gladness for sorrow.” Isaiah 31:13 Wisdom "For the New Year, 1981 I have a [...]

2020-12-31T05:00:59-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Wednesday, December 30—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word “Praise the Lord from the earth, you sea monsters and all deeps, fire and hail, snow and frost, stormy wind fulfilling his command!” Psalm 148:7–8 Wisdom “Sometimes being listened to is so much like being loved, it is impossible to tell the difference.” Barbara Pine Prayer As [...]

2020-12-26T06:23:30-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Tuesday, December 29—A 2020 Winter Devotional WordFor my eyes have seen your salvation. Luke 2:30WisdomImperfection"I am falling in lovewith my imperfectionsThe way I never get the sink really clean,forget to check my oil,lose my car in parking lots,miss appointments I have written down,am just a little late.I am learning to lovethe small bumps on my [...]

2020-12-26T06:17:57-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Monday, December 28—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word ““But when the fullness of time had come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, in order to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as children. And because you are children, God has sent the Spirit [...]

2020-12-26T06:09:45-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Sunday, December 27—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word “For my eyes have seen your salvation, which you have prepared in the presence of all peoples, a light for revelation to the Gentiles and for glory to your people Israel.” Luke 2:30–32 Wisdom “The greatest challenge of the day is: how to bring about a revolution of [...]

2020-12-26T06:01:10-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Saturday, December 26—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word “The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all they had heard and seen, as it had been told them.” Luke 2:20 Wisdom “When the song of the angels is stilled, when the star in the sky is gone, when the kings and princes are home, when [...]

2020-12-26T05:27:55-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Friday, December 24—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word “The angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid; for see—I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, who is the Messiah, the Lord. This will be a sign [...]

2020-12-24T05:58:57-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Thursday, December 24—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who lived in a land of deep darkness on them light has shined.” Isaiah 9:2 Wisdom Christmas Eve "And I will set a candle in my window to light the Christ Child." Down across [...]

2020-12-24T05:48:54-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Wednesday, December 23—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word “There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. John came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him.” John 1:6-7 Wisdom “We shall be celebrating no beautiful myth, no lovely piece of traditional folklore, but a solemn [...]

2020-12-23T06:04:29-06:00Weary|

The Weary World Rejoices Daily Devotional

Tuesday, December 22—A 2020 Winter Devotional Word“The Lord has brought down the powerful from their thrones, and lifted up the lowly; the Lord has filled the hungry with good things, and sent the rich away empty.” Luke 1:52–3Wisdom“Waiting is not a very popular attitude…waiting is even more difficult because we are so fearful. Waiting, as [...]

2020-12-22T04:00:12-06:00Weary|