Today we light the candle of Love
One: Oh, we are almost there! The manger is in sight!
All: Jesus is coming tomorrow and again one day.
One: We light the candle of hope for a future that is in God’s good hands.
(light the hope candle again)
All: We light the candle of peace for the Prince who shows us how to live together.
(light the peace candle again)
One: We light the candle of joy and remember the joys of our lives ___________.
(light the joy candle again invite each person to share a joy from this week)
All: Today we light the candle of love
(light the fourth candle)
One: Jesus is God’s love come to us in human form
All: We know how to love because God first loved us.
One: It won’t be long…
All: Our Advent journey continues but, soon, oh so soon, we will greet Love with the open hearts of shepherds and singing voices of angels.