Preparing for the Gathering - Luke 1:26-38
Prepare your heart for our Sunday Morning Gathering by looking through these suggestions that will assist you in making the most of our time together.
You will find tangible suggestions for putting scripture to action in your personal life and in our corporate body, links to the songs we will sing, and lyrics for you to prepare for our corporate singing.
Please see the Preparing for the Sermon post for suggestions in thinking more critically through the passage, meditating more intently on the text, and prayerfully seeking wisdom to deepen your understanding of the passage to be preached this Sunday.
- Read this text over and over again slowly, praying for God to open your eyes to beautiful things in this text we often glance past.
- List 2-3 ways this text should apply to us today based on the author's original intended purpose to his original audience.
- How can this passage help you in making disciples both in evangelism and strengthening believers?
- Click the links below to find the lyrics and recordings of the songs planned for our gathering this Sunday; practice the songs, study the lyrics and sing together.
- Pray for those leading our corporate gathering this week and for the Holy Spirit’s work as the Word of God is further explained and applied: Dawson Bryant: music; Brett Harris: Elders' prayer & scripture reading; Mike Hoffman: teaching.
Songs for Sunday
- Praise to the Lord, the Almighty
- O Lord, My Rock and My Redeemer
- O Come, O Come Emmanuel
- Come Behold the Wondrous Mystery
- The Son of God Came Down