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December 3: Let’s Go Straight to Bethlehem!

Advent is first of all a journey. We start wherever we are in late November, and by December 25 we […]

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December 2: Birthplace of a King

“Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the town of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city of David, which is called Bethlehem,  because he […]

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Journey to Bethlehem

That’s the way it was that first Christmas night 2000 years ago. Baby sleeping, mother dreaming, father thinking, and God watching over it all.

Sermon Series: Christmas Messages
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When Was Jesus Born?

Let me begin by saying right up front that no one knows exactly when Jesus was born because the Bible […]

Sermon Series: Christmas Messages
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Lessons from the Manger

“Christmas is full of surprises.” Somewhere in my reading this week I ran across that sentence. While I am sure […]

Text: Luke 2:12
Sermon Series: Christmas Messages
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Eighth Day Savior

“On the eighth day, when it was time to circumcise him, he was named Jesus, the name the angel had […]

Text: Luke 2:21
Sermon Series: Christmas Messages
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A Savior is Born

Recently I received an e-mail from a man who attended “Two from Galilee,” the Christmas program presented by our music […]

Text: Luke 2:11
Sermon Series: Everything I Needed to Know, I Learned at Christmas
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Can You Hear the Angels Singing? Christmas and the “Other World”

“And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And […]

Text: Luke 2:8-14
Sermon Series: Everything I Needed to Know, I Learned at Christmas
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‘Twas the Day After Christmas

Our text tells us how to celebrate Christmas. In its most literal sense, this passage describes the various responses of […]

Text: Luke 2:17-20
Sermon Series: Christmas Messages
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Christmas Joy

If there is a single word that describes what Christmas is all about, it’s the little word “joy.” Several of […]

Text: Luke 2:8-11
Sermon Series: Christmas Messages