Themes and Bible readings

This is the Circuit Preaching Plan with Themes and Bible readings which are set for each Sunday.

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Date: November 29th
Occasion: 1st in Advent
Psalm 80
Old Testament: Isaiah 64: 1-9
New Testament: 1 Corinthians 1: 3-9
Gospel: Mark 13: 24-37
Theme: What if we employed our spiritual gifts
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Dr. T. Hwalima
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Miss. E. Majachani
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Mr. I. Chigwada
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Mrs. F. Mapuna
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. M. James
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. S. Ncube
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. M. Khanye
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. E. Nkomo

Date: December 6th
Occasion: 2nd Sunday in Advent
Psalm 85
Old Testament: Isaiah 40: 1-11
New Testament: 2 Peter 3: 8-15a
Gospel: Mark 1: 1-8
Theme: Prepare the way
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Mrs. T. Makuyana
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Mrs. T. Chigwada
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Holy Communion)
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Holy Communion)
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. W. Manyiwa
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Circuit MCU
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Circuit MCU
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Circuit MCU

Date: December 13th
Occasion: 3rd Sunday in Advent
Psalm 126
Old Testament: Isaiah 61: 1-4, 8-11
New Testament: 1 Thessalonians 5: 16-24
Gospel: John 1: 6-8, 19-28
Theme: Hope to the oppressed / Good news to the poor
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Holy Communion)
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Holy Communion)
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. M. James
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Rev. M. James
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Holy Communion)
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Society Youth
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Society Youth
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Society Youth

Date: December 20th
Occasion: 4th Sunday in Advent
Psalm 89
Old Testament: 2 Samuel 7: 1-11,16
New Testament: Romans 16: 25-27
Gospel: Luke 1: 26-38
Theme: Promises fulfilled
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Visitor
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Mrs. T. Makuyana
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Mrs. T. Chigwada
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Visitor
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. D. Muringi
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. W. Manyiwa
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Holy Communion)
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Holy Communion)

Date: December 25th (Friday)
Occasion: Christmas Day
Psalm 98
Old Testament: Isaiah 52: 7-10
New Testament: Hebrews 1: 1-12
Gospel: John 1: 1-14
Theme: The word made flesh
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. B. Phiri (Combined Service)
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Combined Service at 9.30 a.m.
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Rev. N. Sibanda (Combined Service)
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Combined Service at 9.30 a.m.
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Manyano
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Manyano
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Manyano
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Manyano

Date: December 27th
Occasion: 1st After Christmas
Psalm 148
Old Testament: Isaiah 61: 10 – 62: 3
New Testament: Galatians 4: 4-7
Gospel: Luke 2: 22-40
Theme: Christ brings freedom and redemption
Hillside at 9.30 a.m.: Mr. I. Chigwada
Hillside at 11.30 a.m.: Mrs. B. Ncube
Barham Green at 9.30 a.m.: Mrs. E. Mpofu
Barham Green at 11.30 a.m.: Mr. W. Manyiwa
Nketa 7 at 11.00 a.m.: Mr. A. Mahonye
Mulume at 11.00 a.m.: Ms. S. Sibanda
Vulindlela at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. T. Makuyana
Ntunjambili at 11.00 a.m.: Mrs. G. Nyamambi