Christmas

Christmas

God is Working

Pastor Donna Schultz of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues the Christmas story with “God is Working”: In all of the ways that the Israelites failed, Jesus will do it right. In all of the ways that they turned their back on God, they failed, they yielded to temptation, Jesus the Saviour, the King, He gets it right. Jesus as God’s Son gets is right, there’s nothing out of place. Where is God when the pain is so great?…

Redemption

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario continues the Advent series with “Redemption” based on the life of Ruth: Matthew 1 is the list of people in the back story of Jesus. Is there any evidence that Matthew tweaked the story to make Jesus look better than He was? It’s not what you find in the genealogy of Matthew. Women are included in the genealogy of Jesus. Add to gender out-sider that of culture-outsider and moral-outsider. This…

Promise

Pastor Jeff Knott of Grace Church in Port Hope, Ontario begins the Advent season with a sermon on the “Promise”: What we discover when we look at the characters that were part of Jesus’ Christmas story, we discover that they actually echo and reflect the truth and the beauty and the wonder of Jesus Himself. They are part of telling of who Jesus is as our Saviour and our Messiah. What Abraham represents for us is that no matter how…