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Christmas Moments
December 23, 2018

Christmas Moments – Week 4 – The Angels

Christmas Moments - Week 4 - The Angels

The Angels make a dramatic appearance in the Christmas story. Why? And just who are the angels, anyway? There seem to be so many legends, stories, and fables around these heavenly creatures… what is real and what is just fancy story telling? Can we believe in angels? BIBLE REFERENCES: Luke 2:9-11, 13-14; Job 38:4,7; Genesis […]

December 16, 2018

Christmas Moments – Week 3 – The Manger

Christmas Moments - Week 3 - The Manger

Jesus was born, wrapped in cloths, and laid in a manger. Everyone knows that. But why? Why not a palace? Why not a Temple? Is there maybe a greater reason for Jesus being born where he was? Did God answer a 490 year old prayer? (Seventy times seven…) BIBLE REFERENCES: Luke 2:6-7; Isaiah 9:6; Hebrews […]

December 9, 2018

Christmas Moments – Week 2 – Emmanuel

Christmas Moments - Week 2 - Emmanuel

Emmanuel — God with us. It is at the heart of the Christmas story. We all know that it comes from the Bible — but would it surprise you to know that it was originally said in anger? We think of Emmanuel as a name of little baby Jesus, but it is so much more […]

December 2, 2018

Christmas Moments – Week 1 – Silent Night

Christmas Moments - Week 1 - Silent Night

We start a special Christmas series that delves into some of the detail and background of our cherished Christmas traditions. Where does this stuff come from? Is there symbolism that we have missed for years that can give us a better glimpse of the Birth of Jesus? We start off with a look at the […]