Christmas Eve Sermon “Jesus, The Promised Messiah” Various Texts

The Bible makes some amazing claims about Jesus. Some of are here today because we believe everything the Bible says and we cherish the story of what God has done for us. We celebrate the birth of Jesus this Christmas season. Others of us may be here because our family brought us, or perhaps because we are curious to learn more about why Christmas is such a big deal for God’s people. Let’s read one of the claims about Jesus written hundreds of years before he came as we begin to examine who the Bible said Jesus would be, and indeed, who He is! … More Christmas Eve Sermon “Jesus, The Promised Messiah” Various Texts

Luke 15:11-32 “God’s Lavish Love” Part 2

Two sons are featured in this parable. The younger son is more famous, and is often called the prodigal son. The older son is lesser known, but Jesus is actually talking primarily to pharisees who are more like the older son than the younger son. Today we will look at Jesus’ call to the listener who thinks they have it all together. … More Luke 15:11-32 “God’s Lavish Love” Part 2