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

Our Victory

1 Corinthians 15:55-57 “‘O death, where is your victory?     O death, where is your sting?” “The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” He came down from heaven to win the war for us. Jesus Christ, … Continue reading Our Victory

Our Best

As we see throughout the Bible, God’s people fail Him nearly every time. The people written about in Holy Scripture are not the greatest, most righteous people ever born. They are weak and sinful, not unlike all of us. But the stories found in God’s Word show us one important fact: It is God who … Continue reading Our Best