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Dec
10
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 10

December 10 Isaiah 11:10-16 10 In that day the Root of Jesse will stand as a banner for the peoples; the nations will rally to him, and his resting place will be glorious. 11 In that daythe Lord will reach out his hand a second time to reclaim the surviving remnant of his people from Assyria, from Lower Egypt, from Upper Egypt,from Cush, from Elam, from Babylonia, from Hamath and from […]

Dec
09
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 9

December 9 Isaiah 11:1-9 11 A shoot will come up from the stump of Jesse;     from his roots a Branch will bear fruit. 2 The Spirit of the Lord will rest on him—     the Spirit of wisdom and of understanding,     the Spirit of counsel and of might,     the Spirit of the knowledge and fear of the Lord— 3 and he will delight in the fear of the Lord. He […]

Dec
08
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 8

December 8 Matthew 1:1-17 1 This is the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah the son of David, the son of Abraham: 2 Abraham was the father of Isaac, Isaac the father of Jacob, Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, 3 Judah the father of Perez and Zerah, whose mother was Tamar, Perez the father of Hezron, Hezron the father of […]

Dec
07
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 7

December 7 Luke 1:67-80 67 His father Zechariah was filled with the Holy Spirit and prophesied: 68 “Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel,     because he has come to his people and redeemed them. 69 He has raised up a horn of salvation for us     in the house of his servant David 70 (as he said through his holy prophets […]

Dec
06
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 6

December 6 Luke 1:57-66 57 When it was time for Elizabeth to have her baby, she gave birth to a son.58 Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown her great mercy, and they shared her joy. 59 On the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to name him after his father […]

Dec
05
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 5

December 5 Luke 1:46-56 46 And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord 47     and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, 48 for he has been mindful     of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed, 49     for the Mighty One has done great things for me—     holy is his name. 50 His mercy […]

Dec
04
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 4

December 4 Luke 1:39-45 39 At that time Mary got ready and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judea, 40 where she entered Zechariah’s home and greeted Elizabeth.41 When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. 42 In a loud voice she exclaimed: “Blessed are you among women, and […]

Dec
03
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 3

December 3 Luke 1:26-38 26 In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, 27 to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. 28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.” […]

Dec
02
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 2

December 2 Isaiah 40:3-5 3 A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare     the way for the Lord; make straight in the desert     a highway for our God. 4 Every valley shall be raised up,     every mountain and hill made low; the rough ground shall become level,     the rugged places a plain. 5 And the glory of the Lord will be revealed,     and all people […]

Dec
01
2017

Journeying through the Christmas Story – Day 1

Welcome to Day 1 of our journey through the Christmas Story. Be blessed December 1 Luke 1:1-25 1 Many have undertaken to draw up an account of the things that have been fulfilled among us, 2 just as they were handed down to us by those who from the first were eyewitnesses and servants of the word. 3 With this in mind, since […]

Aug
10
2017

Lessons from our history

As we have prepared for this Sunday’s 50 year celebration my role has been to research the churches history. This has meant meeting with people who were a part of the journey over the past 50 years to interview them. I have gotten to hear their stories and celebrate, laugh, even cry as we have […]

Jul
18
2017

He is reaching out for you

A few week’s ago I received an email from one of our church people with the testimony below. I want to share it with you to remind you, God loves you and never leaves you (Duet 31:6). Sometimes we allow guilt and regret to create a barrier between us and our God, who loves us […]