Sermons from December 2021

Everything Changed

WAITING Waiting is always hard. Easy – Birth of a child Hard – Airports are horrible places to wait. OUR PLANS The Bible says in Proverbs 16:9 that in our heart we plan our course but the Lord ultimately determines our steps.  EXPECTATIONS Maybe, like Mary, you don’t want a baby in a manger, either.  COVID, MONEY PROBLEMS, RELATIONSHIPS, PROBLEM BOSS VERSE Galatians 4:4 But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman……

Jesus Came To Bring New Life

And she will bring forth a Son, You are to give him the name Jesus because he will forgive his people of their sins. Jesus came to bring new life. Our History Our Hurts Our Habits “Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you.” 1 Peter 5:12 Live carefree before God: He is most careful with you. 1 Peter 5:12 (MSG) The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may…

Sent as Jesus Was

SENT AS JESUS WAS PROBLEM LAST WEEK Last week, we said Jesus actually frees us from sin’s power.  QUESTIONS What we’re trying to do in this series is not simply tell the Christmas story. We’re trying to figure why Jesus was sent and what in the world does that mean for us today? GOD Matthew 1:18-24 This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came…

Delivery Notification: Hope

And she will bring forth a Son, You are to give him the name Jesus because he will forgive his people of their sins. And she will bring forth a Son, and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins. Matthew 1:17 Jesus came to deliver us from the power of sin.  “Then those who heard it, being convicted by their conscience, went out one by one, beginning with the oldest even to…