Advent Day 1

This is the Good News about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God. It began just as the prophet Isaiah had written:

“Look, I am sending my messenger ahead of you,
    and he will prepare your way.
 He is a voice shouting in the wilderness,
‘Prepare the way for the Lord’s coming!
    Clear the road for him!’” (Mark 1:1-3, NLT).

  • The coming of Jesus is good news. It is always the right time to hear and tell His story.
  • John the Baptist helped people get ready for Jesus. Who played that role in your life?
  • Is there someone for whom you are preparing the way?


NOTE: These Advent devotionals are being presented in lectio divina style. If you are not familiar with this method of reading and praying with scripture, please go to

  • Show Comments (4)

  • Phil

    God is Faithful to His Word

  • Priscilla B

    What an incredible honor to prepare the way in the soul of another person for the entry of the Most High God!

  • Sheila

    Waiting in hope. May we all draw closer to the ONE who loves us and lives within us!

  • Normalene

    I am sending some one ahead of you . It’s nice to know He goes before me to prepare the way.

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