Contributed on Dec 3, 2002
Knowing the hope of God With Us through every circumstance of life
The Gift of Hope Nov 30 / Dec 1; 2002 Intro: A number of years ago researchers performed an experiment to see the effect hope has on those undergoing hardship. Two sets of laboratory rats were placed in separate tubs of water. The researchers left one set in the water and found that within an ...read more
Contributed on Dec 12, 2002
Forgiveness brings peace - both peace with God and peace with others. But it’s not easy...
The Gift of Forgiveness Dec. 7/8, 2002 Intro: Earlier in our service, our children came and lit the second candle of Advent – the candle of peace. It’s purpose it to guide us in our preparation for celebrating the birth of our Lord by focusing our thoughts on the peace that Jesus came to ...read more
Contributed on Dec 23, 2002
The greatest gift of all is love – the love of God that sent Jesus to earth, and the love of God that invites us to become a part of His family
The Gift of Belonging (Love) December 21/22, 2002 Intro: It is by far the strongest force in the universe. It is higher than the highest mountain. It is deeper than the deepest sea. It is better than the best bey blade or newest groovy girl. Better than a new cell ...read more
Contributed on May 11, 2007
in God’s Kingdom, the powerful things come through what our world would describe as weakness.
When God Became Weak: Advent #1 Philippians 2:5-8 December 4, 2005 Intro: Peter writes, in 1 Pet 2:9-12, “9But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful ...read more