Here is the Christmas Eve message for this year. The scripture reading is from Ruth – both the beginning and the end of the book (chapters 1 and 4). Ruth is an amazing story, set in the days when the judges ruled. It has a powerful message of hope as it tells of a redeemer in Bethlehem.
This is the sermon for December 17, 2017 the third Sunday of Advent. This Advent we are looking at Judges and seeing how it points ahead and gives us signs of redeemer. This week we consider the story of Samson in Judges 13 and following.
This is the sermon for December 10, 2017 the second Sunday of Advent. This Advent we are looking at Judges and seeing how it points ahead and gives us signs of redeemer. This week we consider the story of Deborah and Jael and how that points ahead to Mary.
This is the sermon for November 26, 2017 which is Christ the King Sunday. The scripture we read from is Judges 21:15-25 and we looked over the book of Judges as a whole and why it ends by saying, “In those days there was no King in Israel, and everyone did what was right in their own eyes.” We need a King.
This is the sermon for November 12, 2017 and it was our Stewardship Sunday. We looked at Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25 and Joshua’s challenge to the people of Israel to choose this day who they would serve, Yahweh or other gods.
This is the sermon for All Saints Sunday, November 5, 2017. The sermon uses the text from Joshua 4:1-7, and it is titled, “The Meaning of the Stones.”