We need Each Other (Luke 1:39-45)

We need Each Other (Luke 1:39-45)

     We began last week an advent series on Mary, the mother of Jesus. We noticed that Mary was a simple peasant girl growing up in the unimportant village of Nazareth, yet for all her simplicity she had a profound commitment to the God of Israel.  Scripture gives us a portrait of one who […]

The Community of Grace (Hebrews 12. 28-13.9)

The Community of Grace (Hebrews 12. 28-13.9)

We have been saying each week that Hebrews is written to people who are so beaten down by the difficulties of life they are almost ready to give up.  We also saw that every week the author gives them something to hold onto. Something that helps them face these realities of suffering, persecution and difficulty […]