Third Sunday of Advent
from the book
Aids To The Psalms
Hugh H. Drennan
Surely God is my salvation;
I will trust, and will not be afraid,
for the Lord God is my strength and my might;
he has become my salvation.
With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation.
And you will say in that day:
Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name;
make known his deeds among the nations;
proclaim that his name is exalted.
Sing praises to the Lord, for he has done gloriously;
let this be known in all the earth.
Shout aloud and sing for joy, O royal Zion,
for great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel.
The Singer is thirsty. She stops at the well for water. She hauls the bucket from the depths of the well and looks at her reflection in the bucket's water. She sees the lines in her face that reflect the various thirsts she has had. She has thirsted for popularity, for economic ease, for power over those who oppressed her. She has thirsted for her own ...
This Third Sunday of Advent worship resource, Advent 3, is based on Isaiah 12:2-6 and relates to Third Sunday of Advent of Cycle C of the lectionary. This worship resource is excerpted from the book Aids To The Psalms. SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...