Discussion Questions for the week

What memories do you have of the story “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas”?

Are there things you don’t like about the Christmas season?

Have you had a Christmas season when everything seemed to be going wrong?  What was that like?

Acting on the Word

Who do you know who is experiencing a lot of things going wrong? Do at least one thing this week to bring them comfort, hope, or support.

Daily Readings



Sunday, Nov 27

Amos 5:21–24

Monday, Nov 28

Jeremiah 31:15–17

Tuesday, Nov 29

Romans 12:9–17

Wednesday, Nov 30

Isaiah 64:1-7

Thursday, Dec 1

Matthew 2:1-18

Friday, Dec 2

Jeremiah 14:7–9

Saturday, Dec 3

Zechariah 9:9–17


Reflection Questions on the Daily Readings

What words or phrases stand out to you?

What questions or insights does this reading raise?

What is named as going wrong in this passage?

Where is hope to be found in this passage?