Reading Guide

The Bible Reading Guide provides weekday Scripture readings that relate to the next Sunday's sermon. Reading and reflecting on these texts is one of the best ways to prepare your heart for our upcoming service.

Hope Fulfilled

Nov 22 –26. Hope for the Messiah, the Son of David

  • MO      Matthew 1:1-17
  • TU       Genesis 12:1-3, 15:1-6; 22:1-12  
  • WE      2 Samuel 7:1-29  
  • TH       Isaiah 11:1-10; Jeremiah 33:14-26
  • FR       Luke 1:26-33

November 29 – December 3. Hope for a Savior 

  • MO      Matthew 1:18-21
  • TU       Luke 1:34-45
  • WE      Matthew 1:22-23; Isaiah 7:14; 9:1-7
  • TH       Luke 1:46-56
  • FR       Matthew 1:24-25; Luke 2:1-20

 

Dec 6 – 10. Hope for a King

  • MO      Luke 2:21-38 
  • TU       Matthew 2:1-6; 
  • WE      Micah 5:1-9
  • TH       Matthew 2:7-12
  • FR       Hosea 1:1-12

            

December 13 – 17. Hope for the Gentiles 

  • MO      Matthew 2:13-18; Jeremiah 31:15, 27-40
  • TU       Matthew 2:19-23 
  • WE      Luke 2:39-40
  • TH       Luke 2:41-50
  • FR       Luke 2:51-52

December 20 – 24. Hope of Favor with God

  • MO      Luke 1:1-25;57-80 
  • TU       Luke 3:1-6; Matthew 3:1-6
  • WE      Luke 3:7-18; Matthew 3:7-12
  • TH       Luke 3:21-22; Matthew 3:13-17
  • FR       John 1:6-8; 14-34

 

December 27 – 31  Hope of Victory over Sin

  • MO      Matthew 4:1-4; Deuteronomy 8:1-6
  • TU       Matthew 4:5-7; Deuteronomy 6:13-19
  • WE      Matthew 4:8-11; Luke 4:13; Hebrews 4:14-16
  • TH       Matthew 4:12-17; Isaiah 9:1-7
  • FR       Matthew 4:18-24; Luke 4:14; Mark 1:14-18