Christmas Day 2019

Over the course of the past four weeks, we have waited in anticipation, preparing for the birth of Christ… the babe in the manger… Many of us have spent all sorts of time and money, hoping to find that perfect gift for those we love.  We have decorated our homes, adorning them with the many … More Christmas Day 2019

Christmas for Joseph

Matthew 1:18-25 Week after week, the faithful, those of us gathered here this morning included, come together in worship, focusing our attention on the Holy Scriptures, at times described as the Living Word. While the Gospel of John describes Jesus as being the Word made Flesh, that he himself is the Living Word, the phrase … More Christmas for Joseph

“Invitations from the Advent Wilderness!”

Second Sunday of Advent 8 December 2019 (Isaiah 11:1-10 Psalm 72 Romans 15:4-13 Matthew 3:1-12) “Invitations from the Advent Wilderness!” He’s rugged! He’s wild! He’s not very polite! He likes to dunk people in cold water! He’s clear about who he is! He’s passionate about what he believes! He’s courageous about what he is doing! … More “Invitations from the Advent Wilderness!”