January 1st, 2023 – 1st Sunday of Christmas/Name of Jesus

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Sunday: First Sunday of Christmas / Name of Jesus

Revised Common Lectionary – Year A

Text: Isaiah 63:7-9 or Luke 2:15-21

Dollar Store Item: Dictionary or a Name Book

The Take Away: One name for Jesus is Emmanuel – God is with us.


Narrative Lectionary

Text: Matthew 1:1-17

Dollar Store Item: Picture of your family.

The Take Away: Matthew shows us how Jesus connects to the long line of promises God has been making. Comtinuing and bringing to completion God’s redmeptive act.



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