The Meaning of the Magnificat Text: Luke 1:46-55 And Mary said: “My soul magnifies the Lord, And my spirit has rejoiced in God my Savior. For He has regarded the lowly state of His maidservant; For behold, henceforth all generations will call me blessed. For He who is mighty has done great things for me,…

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Advent As some of you have learned, my wife is a real stickler about not playing Christmas music before Thanksgiving. As it happens, however, she lives in Central Florida, where folks begin celebrating Christmas the day after Halloween. Lights are up and trees and wreaths are hung all…

Do You Really Want “God With Us”? Text: Isaiah 7:10-17 Moreover the Lord spoke again to Ahaz, saying, “Ask a sign for yourself from the Lord your God; ask it either in the depth or in the height above.” But Ahaz said, “I will not ask, nor will I test the Lord!” Then he said, “Hear now,…

The Judgment Is Salvation Text: Isaiah 35 The wilderness and the wasteland shall be glad for them, And the desert shall rejoice and blossom as the rose; It shall blossom abundantly and rejoice, Even with joy and singing. The glory of Lebanon shall be given to it, The excellence of Carmel and Sharon. They shall…

Join us for caroling in the neighborhoods around the church! We’ll be walking down the streets singing the joy of Christ. Candles and songbooks will be provided.

Join us for worship at 10am. Our service is made up of Scripture readings, congregational participation and responses, the singing of Biblical psalms and Christian hymns, corporate prayer, the preaching of God’s Holy Word, and the celebration of the Lord’s Supper. Our Sunday School topics rotate between teaching books of the Bible, discussing key topics…

The Reign of the Branch Text: Isaiah 11:1-10 There shall come forth a Rod from the stem of Jesse, And a Branch shall grow out of his roots. The Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon Him, The Spirit of wisdom and understanding, The Spirit of counsel and might, The Spirit of knowledge and of…

What Advent Is All About This past Sunday was the first Sunday of Advent. For those of you who have not observed Advent before–and I’m assuming that most folks did not grow up doing so– it’s the season of the church year that comes before Christmas. While it certainly has a connection to Christmas, it is…

Advent and Mount Zion Text: Isaiah 2:1-5 The word that Isaiah the son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem. Now it shall come to pass in the latter days That the mountain of the Lord’s house Shall be established on the top of the mountains, And shall be exalted above the hills; And all…

Join us for worship at 10am. Our service is made up of Scripture readings, congregational participation and responses, the singing of Biblical psalms and Christian hymns, corporate prayer, the preaching of God’s Holy Word, and the celebration of the Lord’s Supper. Our Sunday School topics rotate between teaching books of the Bible, discussing key topics…

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