The birth of Jesus demonstrates how God works through the lowly, the humble, and the least of these to accomplish great things. Although Bethlehem was the smallest Judean town, out of this tiny village came someone who would save, redeem, and rule over the Kingdom of God.
Dec 18, 2016Come, O Long-Expected Jesus Be Our Prince of Peace
Dec 18, 2016
Come, O Long-Expected Jesus Be Our Prince of Peace
For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given! Isaiah foretold that the Messiah would be a wonderful counselor, mighty God, everlasting father, the prince of peace, and reign over an everlasting Kingdom of justice and righteousness.
Dec 11, 2016Come, O Long-Expected Jesus Wait for the Watchman
The people of God waited for a second Elijah that would prepare the way for the Messiah. Yet, when John the Baptist arrives, it hardly seems like he can be the one. How do we determine who is great in the kingdom of God?
Dec 4, 2016Come, O Long-Expected Jesus: His Name Shall Be Immanuel
Dec 4, 2016
Come, O Long-Expected Jesus: His Name Shall Be Immanuel
Luther dared to ask the question – what does it mean to truly follow Jesus? Life in the Gospel is a joyful response to Jesus, not a work that earns salvation. God works through various means to bring His blessings to others – and we are one of them!