Sermon: Against All Odds

"Against All Odds" (Christmas Eve, December 24, 2012) Jesus is born as the son of poor, unwed parents, as a Jewish man in the Roman Empire. Ours is a God accustomed to hope and love that transcend the odds stacked against us. May Christ be light to you in life's dark places this Christmas, and… Continue reading Sermon: Against All Odds

Sermon: Leaping for Joy

"Leaping for Joy" (December 23, 2012) In the midst of stories that are almost entirely about men, two women, Mary and Elizabeth, share in the rare joy of hope and new life in the midst of the world's hopeless places. When has your joy been overflowing? When has your well run dry? (Luke 1:39-45) ---… Continue reading Sermon: Leaping for Joy