Contributed on Dec 1, 2000
What is the right way bibilically to respond to a Word from the Lord?
Introduction . . . Christmas is about journeys. There was the journey of: · The Shepherds – from the fields to the stable · The Wise Men – from distant lands – following a star · Mary & Joseph – from Nazareth to Bethlehem · Jesus – from His home in Heaven to a bed in a barn We often journey ...read more
Contributed on Dec 14, 2000
Within people there is a desire for meaning in life. This is a sermon for those who are searching.
Introduction . . . Illustration: Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas Years ago, Dr. Seuss wrote a book called "How the Grinch Stole Christmas." It’s also been made into a video. Many of you know the story which happens in the town of Who-ville. The Grinch hated seeing and hearing all the ...read more
Contributed on Dec 20, 2000
How can we deal with the unexpected curves along the journey of life? Mary and Joseph serve as a model for us.
Introduction… Life is a journey/ an adventure. And as we journey on the road of life we sometimes encounter unexpected curves: · The medical report you didn’t expect · The accident you didn’t see coming · The job being over · Having a baby · Losing a baby · Losing someone without ...read more
Contributed on Jan 2, 2001
This sermon takes a look at the journey of Jesus from heaven to earth, particularly exploring why He came to earth in the first place.
Introduction . . . I hope you’re ready for Christmas – it is here! Illustration: The church bulletin declared, “The choir will sing ‘I heard the BILLS on Christmas Day.’” Illustration: In a B.C. Comic strip: One ant said, "Dad, who is Jesus?" The father ant replied, "He’s the reason for the ...read more