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Concerts today

Bethany College, located in Mankato, MN, will hold a concert today celebrating the birth of Christ. It will feature music for band, strings, handbells, choirs, and audience. The concert will be live streamed at Bethany’s Chapelcast link. The live stream will start … Continue reading

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Second Sunday in Advent

In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) And everyone went to his own town … Continue reading

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Jesus is our peace

He will stand and shepherd his flock in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God. And they will live securely, for then his greatness will reach the ends of the earth. … Continue reading

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Advent Wreath?

.Have you ever wondered about those special candles that appear  during the Christmas season?  Why are they there?  What do they represent?  Click below to learn about the meaning of the Advent Wreath. The Meaning of the Advent Wreath  . … Continue reading

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Advent: The first and second coming of Jesus

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First Sunday in Advent

In the sixth month, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. The angel went to … Continue reading

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100 Percent

On his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. As he was going into a village, ten men who had leprosy met him. They stood at a distance and called out in a loud voice, … Continue reading

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