Sunday Church School 11:20 A.M.
Nursery care is available during Services
December 8 – 2nd Sunday of Advent
Scripture Reading: Matthew 3:1-12, Romans 15:4-13, Isaiah 11:1-11
Sermon Title: “The Upside-Down World”
Synopsis: In his vision Isaiah paints a picture of a world we can hardly imagine, a world we may not even be bold enough to dream about. He talks about a remnant, however, who will be ready to enter God’s recreated world. Will that remnant be us?
December 15 – 3rd Sunday of Advent – Kids Christmas ProgramDecember 22 – 4th Sunday of Advent
Scripture Reading: Isaiah 7:10-16, Romans 1:1-7, Psalm 80:1-7, 17-19
Sermon Title: “Restore Us”
Synopsis: When you think of something needing to be restored what do you think about? Do you primarily think of an old car, an antique piece of furniture, perhaps an old house? What about us, our faith, our relationship with God? Do we ever feel like our relationship with God needs to be restored? If so can we admit it, and what do we do about it?
December 24 – Christmas Eve
Scripture Reading: Isaiah 9:2-7, Luke 2:1-20, Psalm 96
Sermon Title: “Rejoice in Judgment???”
Synopsis: We hate being judged. We excel at judging others. Jesus challenges us not to judge. The Psalmist prays that we will rejoice in God’s judgment! Can you imagine rejoicing in God’s judgment? Well maybe if we know God is going to zap who we want God to zap. Or perhaps God’s judgment is different than we think?
December 29 – 1st Sunday after Christmas Day – Sue Martin Preaching
ONE SERVICE ONLY - 10 AM
Scripture Reading: Isaiah 63:7-9, Psalm 148, Matthew 2:13-23,
Sermon Title: “Dreams of Wisdom”
Synopsis: Do you pay attention to that still small voice in you? Do you believe that God guides us, directs us, speaks to us? How open are we to the voice of God and being led by God?
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Hanging of the Greens—Please save Saturday, December 7th for Hanging of the Greens.