Category Archives: Gifts of Christmas

The Gift of Security

December 16, 2018 Hebrews 12:18 – 13:8 Jesus gives us security when everything is shaken! Scenes: When everything is shaken When everything shakes out Challenge: Are you ready for the final shakedown?

The Gift of Christmas Hope

December 9, 2018 aka – I Know Him! Luke 2:1-14 The story of suddenly: From the moment sin entered the world, humanity needed redemption. A Promise was Made and Hope was Given … so the story of redemption began. Temporary redemption continued throughout the story of God’s People. But then … 400 years of silence. …

The Gift of Intimacy with the Almighty

December 2, 2018 Hebrews 4:14-16 Jesus serves sympathetically to let us draw near. Inviting qualities and qualifications: Jesus has the superiority of the Great High Priest to draw us near! Jesus has the sympathy as a brother high priest to draw us near! Challenge: What are you going to do to draw near? Sermon Notes …

Good News of a Promise Kept

December 25, 2016   The Good News is that God keeps His Promise! There has been born for you a Savior. The good news is that Jesus can save you! There has been born… Christ. The good news is that Jesus is the King! There has been born… the Lord. The good news is that …

The Gift of Serendipity

December 18, 2016 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/298847575″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] The birth of Jesus gifted the world with unexpected wonder. The birth of Jesus was exceptional. The life of Jesus was beyond human expectations. The death of Jesus was unthinkable. Challenge: Beware of the danger of conventional thinking and being normal. Sermon Notes 12182016  

GRACE!

December 11, 2016 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/298469364″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] God gifted us with grace in the birth of Jesus Christ. God’s giving spared nothing: He gave His Son. God’s giving is not conditional: He gives to those who do not love. God’s grace is not limited: He gives everything “with His Son.” Challenge: God …