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December 2021 Mission Moments and More articles

Mission Moments and More provides a moment for mission, offertory prayer and bite sized newsletter copy for each Sunday in the year. Content features general church observances, apportioned fund, Special Sundays, The Advance or giving in general. 

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December 5 – 2nd Sunday of Advent
Day by day in December, the time grows closer when the increasing darkness becomes a receding darkness, and the light begins to win against the night.
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December 12 – 3rd Sunday of Advent – Black College Fund
Church has always been a major part of Jacob Cogman’s life. “It was there,” he said, “that I discovered my love for music and my passion of directing choirs.
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December 19 – 4th Sunday of Advent
I savor the words of Isaiah, who calls us to “walk in the light of the Lord!” (Isaiah 2:5 NRSV). How do we do this? The prophet gives us the road map for our Advent journey.
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December 26 – 1st Sunday after Christmas – Ministerial Education Fund
Preacher’s kid Keith Nation recalls moving frequently as his father’s appointments changed. He loved making new friends at each new charge, he said, but it was also a challenge.
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