Matthew 26:1-16

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Read the passage here. Our passage today begins the closing narrative arc of Matthew’s gospel.  Over the next several weeks (a couple months), we are going to be looking at Matthew’s passion narrative – that … Read More

Matthew 25:1-30

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Read the passage here. Our passage today covers two parables which follow on the first part of the discourse from last week (as a side-note, I don’t think I mentioned that as of last week, … Read More

Matthew 24:1-51

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Read the passage here. When I was a teenager, as many of you probably know, I attended a Pentecostal church.  And the group that I grew up with, along with our youth pastor (and his … Read More

Matthew 23:13-39

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Read the passage here. It should be obvious that the verses we’re looking at today are directly related to the verses we read last week, which are also situated in this section of Matthew as … Read More

Advent IV (2020)

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Read the passage here. Today is the fourth Sunday of Advent.  And I trust that everyone’s Christmas preparations, both practical and spiritual, are going well.  Thus far in our Advent series, we have been following … Read More

Christmas Eve Service

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This year, our Christmas Eve service will take place online.  We will send out the link via the usual list.  If you need to be added to the list, please contact the church.  We look … Read More

Advent III (2020)

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Read the passage here. Two thousand years ago, the people of Israel had been living under Roman rule.  In many ways, this was better than when they lived under the Babylonians or the Assyrians.  They … Read More