Sermons on Christmas

A Law To Himself

Ceremonial Laws served many purposes in the Old Testament, including health and well being of Israel. And so it was at the time of Christ’s birth. Simeon came to the temple to see the Christ Child, and he proclaimed Jesus as the fulfillment of the Law. As we enter 2021, may we also continue to…

Welcoming Christ

God walked among us full of grace and truth. He came to his own; but his own people did not receive him. As we ponder the message and meaning of Christ’s birth, we ask ourselves, will we receive him today and welcome him into our lives? Will we give him our heart? We at Blessed…

Didn’t You Know?

Today’s gospel is the only record of Jesus’ life between infancy and the time of his ministry. When he stayed in the temple and His parents had to go back to find him, did Jesus do something wrong? Was he less than perfect? What can we draw from these unexpected actions as Jesus grew in…

A Familiar Story

How does a story begin? And how does it continue? Is it familiar? Matthew tells the story from the perspective of the story through Jesus, Israel reduced to one man – Jesus Christ. To do this, God sent his Son to save us and to take our place. This is why He came and lived…