What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name? Grace United Methodist Church Christmas Eve 2009 Isaiah 9: 2-7 2The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who lived in a land of deep darkness— on them light has shined. 3You have multiplied the nation, you have increased its joy; they rejoice before you as with [...]

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Giddy for God!

Giddy for God! Grace United Methodist Church December 20, 2009 Luke 1: 39-55 39In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country, 40where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. 41When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped in her womb. And Elizabeth was [...]

In the Wilderness

In the Wilderness Grace United Methodist Church December 6, 2009 Luke 3: 1-6 In the fifteenth year of the reign of Emperor Tiberius, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was ruler of Galilee, and his brother Philip ruler of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias ruler of Abilene, 2during the [...]

That’s Crazy!

That’s Crazy! Grace United Methodist Church November 15, 2009 1 Samuel 1: 4-20 4On the day when Elkanah sacrificed, he would give portions to his wife Peninnah and to all her sons and daughters; 5but to Hannah he gave a double portion, because he loved her, though the Lord had closed her womb. 6Her rival [...]