Christmas Changes Everything: Advent 2021

Advent is a time to celebrate the coming of our savior at Christmas. This is a time of waiting, yes, but also a time of rejoicing as we get to reflect on Jesus in a specific way.

All of time is centered on one moment. “But when the fullness of time had come, God sent forth his Son”.

Isaiah “Christmas Anticipated” Advent 2023

By the end of the Old Testament, the question still remains: How was God going to bring about His promises when they are dependent upon a “seed of the woman,” a human, to fulfill them? Humans only botch things up. In today’s sermon, we consider the virgin conception and birth of Jesus and why it matters in light of the covenant promises found throughout redemptive history.

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Genesis 1-3 “The Origin of Christmas” Advent 2023

There are many theories and speculations as to the real origin of Christmas. Most Bible-believing Christians point to the Gospel accounts in the New Testament, especially Matthew and Luke’s nativity narratives, as the origin of Christmas. But John’s “genealogy” points to a much more ancient origin. One that goes all the way back to the very beginning.

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Matthew 1:18-25 “He is Immanuel”

What does “Immanuel” mean? Why is Jesus called by this name? “Immanuel means “God with us,” and when we explore the pages of the Bible, we see that humanity’s greatest need is for God to dwell with them in good relationship. Jesus, God in the flesh, meets that need!

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Luke 2:22–35 “Departing in Peace”

Message Details Passage: Luke 2:22-35 22 And when the time came for their purification according to the Law of Moses, they brought him up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord 23 (as it is written in the Law of the Lord, “Every male who first opens the womb shall be...

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Psalm 24 “The King of Glory”

Details Passage: Psalm 24 1 The earth is the Lord's and the fullness thereof,[a] the world and those who dwell therein, 2 for he has founded it upon the seas and established it upon the rivers. 3 Who shall ascend the hill of the Lord? And who shall stand in his holy...

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