Rev. Bob Brown, Senior Pastor SCRIPTURE: I Samuel 3 All baptized Christians are called to ministry: to what are you called? To some it comes in childhood, others in old age. God gives us purpose.
Light in Darkness Isaiah 60: 1-6, Ephesians 3: 1-12, Matt 2:1-12 and Exodus 3
Rev. Laura Berg SCRIPTURE: Luke 2:22-40 Waiting patiently and expectantly for God’s plan to redeem Israel, Simeon and Anna, mature and steadfast in their faith, are inspired by the Spirit to bear witness to the One whose saving grace would extend far beyond their expectations. What are we waiting for? How shall we seek Him?
Rev. Bob Brown, Senior Pastor SCRIPTURE: Mark 1: 1-11 Advent and Christmas are not about sentimental ceremonies around a manger, but about a voice heard in a wilderness. God is suddenly present in human existence…that is what we have been waiting for.
Rev. Bob Brown, Senior Pastor SCRIPTURE: Luke 1:5-45, 57-80 We often forget Jesus’ cousin, John, who preceded and prepared the way for him. He served God by bringing light and declaring forgiveness…at the cost of his life. What we do to prepare for Christmas?