On April 29, Pastor Laura preaches on John 15:1-8. In the last of his “I Am” sayings recorded in the Gospel of John, Jesus declares that “I am the Vine; you are the Branches.” Jesus’ metaphor reminds us that, through the Holy Spirit, we are connected to – and dependent upon – Jesus Christ. But that’s not all! […]
On December 31, Pastor Laura preaches on Matthew 2:1-12. Our nativity scene is complete today, as the Magi arrive in Bethlehem under star-lit skies, bearing gifts for the newborn Son of God. By now, the gifts under our trees are unwrapped – put away or traded in for something we really wanted. In this season […]
On August 6, Pastor Laura preaches on Jeremiah 8:18-9:1. Jeremiah, the weeping prophet, stands at the edge of the Babylonian exile, weeping in deep distress over the complete destruction to come. God’s people—and Jeremiah himself—wonder where God’s saving presence is. Perhaps you wonder, too.