Sermons from December 2018

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Endless Peace

Christmas Eve Service of Worship, Monday, December 24, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Isaiah 9:2-7; Luke 2:1-20 This video is a recording of the complete 7:00 pm worship service on Christmas Eve. The sermon starts at 18:00 Permission to broadcast the music in this service obtained from One License with license #A-708462. To access […]

The Little Ones Are Strong

Sunday, December 23, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Micah 5:2-5a; Luke 1:39-55 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT From the beginning of the Bible to the end, one regular and consistent theme is that God is found in a peculiar way among the little ones of the earth, among the […]

Promise and Judgment, All Rolled Up Together

Sunday, December 16, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Zephaniah 3:14-20; Luke 3:7-18 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT During this Advent season, we may pause to observe two perceptions that people sometimes have of the church, neither of which is very good. One is being judgmental and the other […]

Amahl & the Night Visitors

December 9, 2018.  Amahl and the Night Visitors Performed by The Lewinsville Players (By arrangement with G. Schirmer, INC. publisher and copyright owner) To access the program, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above The Cast in order of appearance: Amahl: Emma Gamble and Emma Staeger Mother: Laura Snyderman Kaspar: Evan Ayars Melchior: John Clewett Balthazar: Jim Scopelitis Page: […]

Lewinsville Choirs at Christmas

December 9, 2018.  Presentation of Christmas music by the Chancel Choir, Westminster Choir, Genesis Choir, Alleluia Ringers, and Jubilate Ringers Director of Music Ministries:  John Nothaft Handbell Director:  Laura Hinton This music presented as a prelude to the Christmas Opera Amahl & the Night Visitors To access the Program, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above Program: Three […]

Messenger in the Wilderness

Sunday, December 9, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Malachi 3:1-4; Luke 3:1-6 To access the Bulletin, click DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Every year on the 2nd and 3rd Sundays of Advent, the church has an up-close and personal encounter with John the Baptist.  John the Baptist is a prophet of repentance who speaks […]

The Days are Surely Coming

Sunday, December 2, 2018.  Rev. Scott Ramsey, preaching. Scripture Readings:  Jeremiah 33:14-16; Luke 21:25-36 To access the Bulletin, click on DOWNLOAD PDF above SERMON TEXT Advent is a four-week season of preparation and anticipation. It is a time to get ready for the coming of Jesus, which means first that we each must become consciously aware […]