Posts from December 2016

A Sign for You

Billions of human beings have lived on this planet, but only one is the Messiah. And God wants to leave no doubt as to who that Rescuer is! Even the night that Jesus was born, God provided the shepherds with a “sign” to look for, that would confirm the identity of that particular boy as […]

Generous: Receiving Gifts as Christians

Jesus said that “it is more blessed to give than to receive” (Acts 20:35). The last few weeks we’ve taken time as a church to discuss that especially blessed activity of giving – remembering God’s generosity toward us in Christ and how we are called to be generous ourselves. But the fact that Jesus said […]

Generous: Like Our King

Christmas is, by far, one of the most celebrated seasons of the year! By now, many folks are scrambling to stores in search of the perfect gifts for family and friends. For the Christian, the Perfect Gift already arrived – a package from our heavenly Father wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. As […]

Generous: God’s Gift to Us

In a few weeks, multitudes of people will be giving and receiving gifts on Christmas Day. As you think back over your lifetime, what might be one of the most generous gifts you’ve ever received? Interesting question to reflect on, isn’t it? This coming Sunday at CCC we will begin an Advent sermon series focusing […]