The Philanthropy of Our Savior God!
The First Sunday after Epiphany The Baptism of Our Lord January 13, 2019 Titus 3:4-7 The Philanthropy of Our Savior God! But when the kindness and love of God our Savior appeared, he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth […]
Copy the Worship of the Wise Men!
Epiphany Sunday January 6, 2019 Matthew 2:1-12 Copy the Worship of the Wise Men! After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star in the east […]
What’s In a Name?
The First Sunday after Christmas December 30, 2018 Luke 2:21 What’s In a Name? Dear fellow worshipers of the Christ-Child, What’s in a name? In our modern-day American culture there usually isn’t a great deal of significance attached to a person’s name. Take for example the name Steve. By itself that name doesn’t carry a […]
Oh, Come, O Key of David!
The Fourth Sunday of Advent December 23, 2018 Isaiah 22:20-22 Oh, Come, O Key of David! Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, One of the things that I have learned to both admire and appreciate is the fact that the Bible is filled with wonderful little details. Many times, however, we simply read these little […]
Oh, Come, O Dayspring!
The Third Sunday of Advent December 16, 2018 Isaiah 9:1, 2 Oh, Come, O Dayspring! Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, I have a confession to make. Whenever I go up to the lakehouse by myself or if it is just Isaac and I, I sleep with a light on. Now normally I would never […]