CHRISTMAS IN MAY

Text: Luke 2:1-20

I. The Family of Jesus: Luke 2:1-6

II. The Birth of Jesus: Luke 2:7

III. The Glory of Jesus: Luke 2:8-20

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WHY THE MANGER?

Text: Luke 2:1-7; John 10:11, 14

Introduction

I. The Lamb Prophesied: Genesis 22:7-8, 12-13; Isaiah 53:4-7

II. The Lamb Identified: Matthew 11:2-3; John 1:29

III. The Lamb Crucified: John 19:14-18; Hebrews 9:24-28

IV. The Lamb Magnified: Hebrews 10:11-13; Revelations 5:6-14; Philippians 2:9-11

V. The Lamb Glorified: Revelations 21:21-27; Revelations 22:1

Conclusion: Revelations 22:16-17

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!

Then the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. 11For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord. Luke 2:10-11

TWO KINGS

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy shares a video called Christmas with a Capital C. He also describes the backdrop and situation of the world in the time surrounding Jesus’ birth, as well as some of the similarities we have with the world and people from that time. Below is prerecorded video and audio of this past Sunday’s sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

Texts: Matthew 2:1-18

Introduction: Christmas with a Capital C

I. Herod the Great: Mark 8:36

II. The Troubling Message: Matthew 2:3

III. Even Wise Men Can be foolish: Matthew 2:2, 9-10

IV. You Can’t Have Two Kings: Matthew 2:16-18; John 14:6

V. Two Kings Compared

Conclusion: John 10:10; Matthew 2:4, 16

Just a reminder, Wednesday, December 23rd, there will be no evening service and on December 24th, we will be holding our Christmas Eve light services at 6:30pm.

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The Justice of God – Part 2

This week, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy talks about how God shapes us and the consequence of sin. Below is prerecorded video and audio of this past Sunday’s sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

TEXT: GENESIS 2:17; ROMANS 6:23

I. A Just Death Penalty: Isaiah 29:16; Isaiah 64:8; Jeremiah 18:1-6; Romans 9:17-21

II. The Implication of Sin: Genesis 1:26; Genesis 5:3; Hebrews 2:7; Ephesians 4:21-24, Ephesians 2:10

III. Sin is Cosmic Treason

IV: Why God Hates Sin

V: Sin is NOT Abstract Thought

Our monthly Food Pantry will be held on December 22nd from 9:30am until noon in the Fellowship Hall. Please see Meg or Joel Wissmueller if you wish to volunteer. We are currently in need of donations, especially canned fruit, canned vegetables and spaghetti sauce.

On Wednesday, December 23rd, there will be no evening service and on December 24th, we will be holding our Christmas Eve light services at 6:30pm.

We do ask that you follow CDC guidelines when visiting for the health and safety of everyone.

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When Life Hurts

This Sunday, Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy talks to us about suffering. Below is prerecorded video and audio of the sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.


Text: I Peter 4:12-19

I. Don’t Get in God’s Way: Matthew 26:51-53

II. Coping with Suffering: I Peter 4:12-19

A. Our Words: Matthew 12:36-37

B. Our Works: Ephesians 2:10; Matthew 16:27

C. Our Ways: Jeremiah 17:10

Conclusion: Galatians 6:7-8; Job 2:9-10

New members classes are normally held on the 3rd and 4th Sunday of each month. Please sign up and confirm ahead of time.

This month’s food pantry will be held on September 22nd. Last month, we were able to help 29 families and provided food for 81 people.

We are still collecting donations for Operation Christmas Child. We still have 10 more weeks to collect items and shipping costs for each box. Because of your generous donations, we are 1/3rd of the way towards our $900.00 goal. The packing party is tentatively scheduled for November 11 at 6:30 pm.

For the safety of others, we ask that everyone continue to follow CDC guidelines at the premises.

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GRASPING FOR GOD

This Sunday, in Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy‘s sermon, Grasping for God, he discusses questioning God and His guidance. Below is prerecorded video and audio of the sermon along with links to the verses that are being discussed.

TEXT: Mark 15:34

I. Grasping to understand: Mark 15:34, Job 3:11, Psalms 10:1, Exodus 3:11, Genesis 18:23-25, II Corinthians 12:7-8

II. Thinking about God: Psalms 8:3-4, Romans 11:33-34, Revelation 15:3-4

III. God Given Permission: Matthew 7:7-8, James 1:5-8

IV. So, why all the questions?

V. Conclusion: John 4:10; John 7:37-38

New members classes will be held on the 3rd and 4th Sunday of each month. Please sign up ahead of time.

We will be holding our Food Pantry on August 25th from 9:30-noon. For more information, please see the resources tab on our website.

We are currently collecting for Operation Christmas Child. We have a box on the table in the back for collecting items to place in the gift boxes. School supplies are currently on sale but keep in mind that liquids and bottled glue are not allowed. Solid glue sticks; however are acceptable. Also, liquid hand sanitizer and liquid soaps are not allowed but bars of soap are okay.
A list of ideas for items to go into the box is on the table, in front of the box. Please feel free to take one to serve as a guideline for what you donate. Please remember, the item needs to fit in the shoebox! (Box size- 11 ½ in. long, 6 ¾ in. wide,
4 ¼ high.)

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THE BABY IS GROWN

This week, in Senior Pastor Dr. Eddie Gandy’s sermon, he asks if you are ready for the Good News? Pastor Gandy shares some of his own personal experiences and what he has learned along the way and explains how the Good News is for all people. It’s not something for some people or certain people, but everybody, just as long as they are willing to accept it.

Below is a copy of the sermon that you can listen to as well as notes about which verses are being discussed. Included in the notes are Bible links so that you can follow along.

 

 

Message: The Baby Is Grown

Text: Luke 2:8-14

I. The Shepherds: Luke 2:8-9

II. The Angels Message: Luke 2:10-11,

A. Don’t be afraid: Genesis 8:22, II Timothy 1:7, Isaiah 41:10-11

B. Sad Reality: Matthew 7:13-14

C. Great Possibility: Matthew 7:7, Luke 2:11

D. Cautious Warning: Luke 6:46, Matthew 7:21-23,

III. Then and Now: Luke 2:12-14,

A. Then: vs 12

Now: Revelation 19:11-16,

B. Then: vs 13-14

Now: Revelation 5:9-13, Revelation 15:3-4,

Conclusion: Galatians 6:7-10, II Peter 3:9.

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Just a reminder: There will be Christmas Eve service tomorrow, Tuesday December 24th at 6:30 PM and there will be NO service on Wednesday.

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