Mary’s pregnancy was no cake walk

Last Sunday, Trinity began its annual Christmas liturgy, which includes Christmas music and sermons related to Advent and Christmas.  One of the songs we sing was “Away in the Manger.”  The second verse of the endearing hymn gets me thinking about the reality of Jesus’ birth and what was actually occurring during that first biblicalContinue reading “Mary’s pregnancy was no cake walk”

“Christmas Victory”: A Christmas Sermon

“Thus says the Lord of Hosts: I will save my people from the east country and from the west country; and I will bring them to live in Jerusalem.  They shall be my people and I will be their God, in faithfulness and righteousness.” (Zech. 8:7-8) “When Herod saw that he had been tricked…he killedContinue reading ““Christmas Victory”: A Christmas Sermon”