Sermon Archives: December2015

Pastor Lori
December 24, 2015

Christmas Eve Message

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Pastor Lori
December 20, 2015

“Star Bright, Dark World”

It was a dark world when the Magi saw Bethlehem’s star from the east.  They were never attracted to a manger, they were following a bright star.  In fact, the Wise Men who arrived a year or two after the birth of Jesus, never even saw the baby in a manger.  The star led them…

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Pastor Lori
December 13, 2015

Not The King We Deserve

Who is the King born on Christmas Day?  Why does He die for us when earthly kings demand we die for them?  Jesus is not the King we deserved in terms of wrath and punishment, but the King we needed in terms of grace and forgiveness.  We must dispel the myths about who we believe…

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Pastor Lori
December 6, 2015

Why A Manger?

The manger was Joseph’s last option. Nothing else was available. “No room in the inn,” everybody told him. So the manger would have to do—a feeding trough for barn animals. Unremarkable, ordinary. Like us. We too may wonder why God would ever want to be with us. We wonder this because of the poor image…

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