Messages from January 2022

Messages from January 2022

Varieties of Gifts

Paul was concerned about the church at Corinth. He started this congregation of Gentile believers only a few short years ago. However, in his absence, the church was losing sight of who they were and more importantly, whose they were. They were forming cliques and other things that were detrimental to the community of believers. Paul writes to gently correct them and urge them to focus on what was most important, serving each other in love. Join us on this wintry…

In You I am Well Pleased

*** Due to technical issues, this morning’s service was not recorded. The following message is from January 12, 2020. This was the last time that we celebrated Baptism of the Lord. *** And a voice from heaven said, “This is my Son, the Beloved, with whom I am well pleased.” (Luke 3:15-17, 21-22, NRSV) Baptism… being adopted into the family of God, the family where Christ is our brother and we are beloved children. This morning we come to the…

Three Kings and a Savior

We are celebrating Epiphany Sunday on this ninth day of Christmas, otherwise known as the Second Sunday of Christmas. On this day we remember the Wise Men who visited the Christ Child and brought the strange gifts. What did these Gentile Wise Men see that the Jewish people who longed for Messiah missed? What do we miss? Where should our focus be as we enter this new year?