Monthly Archives: December 2015

“Not Your Hallmark Christmas Story”

Pastor Russell Edwards December 27th 2015 Psalm 124          Matthew 2:13-18   I’m sure most of you, at least once or twice in your life, have had a sense or a feeling which you couldn’t explain, but you still knew something … Continue reading

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“You’d Better Watch Out…”

Pastor Russell Edwards December 24th 2015 Isaiah 9:2-4, 6    Luke 2:1-20 There is someone close to this congregation who maintains a Christmas tradition each year of posting Christmas carols to her Facebook page; she posts the first line and waits … Continue reading

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“Living the Christmas Spirit of Committed Faith”

Pastor Russell Edwards December 20th 2015 Luke 1:26-55 I recently mentioned at Bible Study that I have a friend, a personal friend as well as a Facebook friend, who posts quite a bit on her social network page.  She is … Continue reading

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“Living the Christmas Spirit of Peace”

Pastor Russell Edwards December 13th 2015  Deuteronomy 21:1-9           Isaiah 9:2, 5-7 In his portrayal of Commander Jim Lovell in the film Apollo 13, Tom Hanks utters those now famous words, “Houston, we have a problem.”  It was actually not … Continue reading

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“Living the Christmas Spirit of Justice”

Pastor Russell Edwards December 6th 2015  Malachi 3:1-4     Luke 3:1-6 In the weeks preceding mid-November, graphic images of Syrian refugee children dying on the northern shores of the Mediterranean and thousands of refugees enduring incomprehensible risks to get their families … Continue reading

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