Phil LaRue • Sermon • • 18 views
Nativity Scenes St Francis of Assisi AD 1223 - Italy Not all present at one place at one time on the night Jesus was born. A beautiful tradition and teaching tool, but not accurate. No record of animals, angels, nor a star.... Few Bible characters are as well know, yet so clouded by myth and tradition…
God Became a Child
Advent teaches us about learning to search like you’re gonna find what you’re looking for. Seeking (in the Bible) is the sure-fire way to find God, and while some of us are incredibly resistant to look, he promises that is where we will find him. In the kingdom of God, it isn’t about the kind of search you’re on- but if your search leads you to the incarnated love of God- to incarnating the love of God in palpable acts of waiting and searching for him.
Douglas James Wilson • Sermon • • 1,354 views
INTRODUCTION: One of the most familiar elements of the Christmas story is the star of Bethlehem. But at the same time, it remains one of the most unknown features of the story—because unlike the wise men, we don’t really look straight at it. THE TEXT: “I shall see him, but not now: I shall behold him,…