“Fear Not”

Luke 2:1-20 “Fear Not” Introduction With all the demands of the holiday season, this year I found myself in the evenings going more and more to the Hallmark Channel to watch Christmas movies.  I know I am not the only one who has done this, because I have been in many homes this season where televisions have been on.  Of … Read More

“Prayer for Second Sunday in Advent”

God, your nature is beyond our mortal, finite understanding.  Yet you chose to reveal yourself to us in a child born to dwell among us.  We come to you in praise and adoration for the gift of yourself to the world. We are deeply aware of the darkness around us—of hatred and violence, of envy and deceit, of greed and … Read More