Sermons on God Reveals Himself

Sermons on God Reveals Himself

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The Angel Candle

Our final candle on the Advent wreath is the Angels’ Candle.  We aren’t going to investigate each of those 300+ references, but we’ll get a really good picture of what angels do.
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The Bethlehem Candle

Micah 5:2 The second candle on our Advent Wreath reminds us of an O, so little town.  Little in size, but huge when it comes to our salvation history. It’s the prophet Micah who reports this town as God the Father’s selection as the birthplace of his Son, even though that wouldn’t take place for another 700 years: “But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are small among the clans of Judah, out of you will come for me one who…

The Victorious Lamb is the Good Shepherd

Revelation 7:9-17 Usually, we could say that the one who shepherds the flock is not one of the lambs or sheep in the flock. But the Lamb and the Shepherd that are mentioned in this lesson are unusual. The Lamb who becomes the Shepherd has been in our place when he lived here. He knows what it’s like to be us. He can sympathize with our situation. He knows what help we need. And, he has the power to do…

We Fear God

Exodus 19 Have you ever met God? Have you had a chance to sit down and talk to him face-to-face? Has the Almighty ever appeared to you in all his glory and splendor? In this weekend’s lesson, the Children of Israel meet God at Mt. Sinai, and God comes to them, and boy does he ever come. He comes in an unmistakable demonstration of power never before witnessed by any human. Moses does his best to describe the sights and…