Posts from December 2017

Posts from December 2017

The Light of Christ at Christmas

Dear friends in Christ, “The people walking in darkness have seen a great light…” “The Light shines in the darkness and the darkness had not overcome it.” Another Christmas has come and we have the joy of celebrating together!  We celebrate Jesus, the Light of the world.  He shines in the dark world around us.  He shows us the love and the mercy and the forgiveness of God…

The Promise of Advent

Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the holy places by the blood of Jesus, by the new and living way that he opened for us through the curtain, that is, through his flesh, and since we have a great priest over the house of God, let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, with our hearts sprinkled clean from an evil conscience and our…

Hanging of the Greens and Chili Cook-Off

We had a wonderful day last Saturday decorating our Sanctuary, narthex, and outside with Advent/Christmas decorations in anticipation of Christ’s coming on Christmas.  After we decorated, we held a chili cook-off with an unprecedented 8 entries.  All the chilis were excellent, and the top three were: Lora, Linda, and Heather.  Thank you to all who made it such a…