The Lutheran Order of Service for the second Sunday in Advent is available here in isiZulu and seTswana. Today it comes with a sermon based on God’s word from Revelations in the third chapter the verses 7-13 written by Rev. E. Mkhabela (Gamalakhe, KZN) in isiZulu (wz1402131208 Adv 2) and translated as usual into seTswana (wt1402131208 Adf 2) by my father Rev. E.A.W.Weber DD (Welbedacht, KZN).
The readings for this Sunday are:
Old Testament: Isaiah 63:15-16(17-19a)19b; 64,1-3
The Epistle: James 5:7-8
The Gospel: Luke 21,25-33
The liturgical colour is purple.
May you have a very blessed weekend and have time to meditate on the watchword for this week: “Stand up and lift up your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.” (Luk 21:28 NIV). If you are called to preach this weekend, may the triune God give you joy and strength, enthusiasm and wisdom, knowledge and insight – and the true words and pictures to preach his holy will faithfully according to his most precious revelation of his will and promises in both the Old and New Testament! However if you are not preaching, but listening – then listen as if God is talking to you + His precious gospel is “the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes.” (Rom 1:16 NIV)
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