Announcements

Wednesday Night Program Resumes January 11, 2023

The Fourth Sunday of AdventThe Importance of Receiving God’s Gift of Love 12/18/22“He came to His own, and those who were His own did not receive Him. But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name.”John 1:11-12 (NASB)Key x-References – The essential need for …

Receiving God’s Gift of Love”Message Outline – Key VersesI. The heart (motive) of Christmas – LOVE (John 3:16-18)John 3:16 (NASB)“For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.”II. The true gift of Christmas – God’s “only begotten Son” (1 John 4:7-19)1 John 4:9-10 (NASB)“By …

Christmas 2022The Fourth Sunday of Advent 12/18/22 Theme: The Shepherds’ Candle—LoveAdvent Passage—Luke 2:15-20 (NASB) *The shepherds response to angles’ good news “When the angels had gone away from them into heaven, the shepherds began saying to one another, ‘Let us go straight to Bethlehem then, and see this thing that has happened which the Lord has made known to us.’ …

THE SHEPHERDS’ CANDLE (Purple signifying our penitence)“For God so loved the world that He gave…”John 3:16 (NASB)The Fourth Advent Candle represents God’s sacrificial LOVE and our salvation which has been so graciously provided through the gift of His own Son, Jesus, who in LOVE gave up His life for us. It also highlights the need for man to respond to …

Announcement

There will be a Memorial Service for Betty Deaton held tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the church.

Reminders

Christmas Banquet – Saturday, December 10, 6 p.m.  –  Don’t forget each person is to bring a “Joy” or “Hope” wrapped gift. Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, 6 p.m.