Sermons on Matthew 1:18-25

“Breaking the Rules at Christmas”

Now the birth of Jesus the Messiah took place in this way.  When his mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit.  Her husband Joseph, being a righteous man and unwilling to expose her to public disgrace, planned to dismiss her…

And the Angel Said: Marry Her!

“Now the birth of Jesus the Messiah took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit.  Her husband Joseph, being a righteous man and unwilling to expose her to public disgrace, planned to dismiss her…

Turning Around at Christmas

Now the birth of Jesus the Messiah took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. Her husband Joseph, being a righteous man and unwilling to expose her to public disgrace, planned to dismiss her quietly. But…

God Does Not Just Friend Us on Facebook

I heard this week that Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook Inc., is Time magazine’s “Person of the Year” for 2010. If you are unfamiliar with Facebook, it is a way to communicate over the internet. You sign up and ask people who are already members of Facebook to be your “Facebook Friend.” This is called…