The Return

John 16:22 (Jesus said) “So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you.” “…I will see you again…” The promise of Jesus to His disciples. He was preparing them for His death, though they didn’t realize it just … Continue reading The Return

Jesus’ Peace

Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born,to us a son is given;and the government shall be upon his shoulder,and his name shall be calledWonderful Counselor, Mighty God,Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. One of the important aspects of our Advent sermon series is that we take a deep dive into the importance of the … Continue reading Jesus’ Peace

Covid, Science, and Normalcy

Back in the springtime, when New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy effectively closed churches but continued to allow liquor stores to operate, many Christians were upset. Why were liquor stores deemed “essential” while churches, parks, beaches, and other large-gathering places were closed? While the governor claimed he was following “the science,” in actuality, science didn’t show that those … Continue reading Covid, Science, and Normalcy