Leader: Prepare the way, cause God’s gonna do it!
People: Every valley gonna be filled, and every mountain and hill gonna
be made low, and the crooked gonna be made straight, and the rough
ways gonna be made smooth.
Leader: We’re all gonna see it!
People: God’s gonna do it!
—Tony Peterson, “God’s Gonna Do It!” in The Africana Worship Book (Year C), edited by Valerie Bridgeman Davis and Safiyah Fosua (Discipleship Resources, 2008)
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Every valley shall be raised up, every mountain and hill made low;
the rough ground shall become level, the rugged places a plain.
—Isaiah 40:4 (NIV)
Prayer for the Week
Abba, Help us to see beyond ourselves,
and see you in ALL of the world.
It is because of your goodness and
in response to your grace
that I pray . . . Amen.
“God is the source of liberation but enlists us, God’s disciples, as a resource to accomplish this purpose,” Terrell L. McTyer writes in his reflection on liberation for the Upper Room Ministries Blog.
Read more here.
(Courtesy of Vanderbilt Divinity Library)
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