God is born in love, not in a palace, but in a hay trough. God is born, not into safety and power, but almost immediately into running for his life.
Tag Archives: Christmas
Jesus, the missing years
It’s quite a story. It’s your story, my story too. No matter where our stories might take us, God will redeem.
Why is this time so hallow’d, so gracious? Because the bird of dawning singeth all night long; because the light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not overcome it!
God Makes a Home
Everything is all over the place, and God is right in the middle of it!
Joy to the World
Living in the middle is hard. God is with us all the way.
God chooses to be born
Sermon for the 2nd Sunday after Christmas, Year A
the grace of God appearing
Sermon for Christmas Eve, Year B
Longing for Light in the Darkness
The two meditations were offered by Allen Pruitt, rector of St. Mark’s and Blake Trent, associate pastor of First United Methodist, LaGrange
The Very Rev. R. Allen Pruitt – Isaiah 35:1-10
The Rev. Blake Trent – Revelation 21:1-7, 22-25
God’s story…our story
Sermon for Christmas Eve, Year A
Isn’t it impossible?
Sermon for the 4th Sunday of Advent, Year A