Christmas Season Events  



     
Christmas Decorating                                                           Neighborhood Canvassing
November 25, 2018                                                              December 8, 2018
10:30 A.M. Light lunch to follow                                            9:00 A.M.                                 

                  
  Advent Open House                  Christmas for Kids        Living Nativity                      Caroling to Salem Shut-ins
  Stahmann's                                December 15, 2018     December 15,2018              December 16, 2018
  December 9, 2018                      3:00 P.M.                     5:30 -7:30 P.M.                     12:00 P.M.
  2:00 P.M.      

                                                                            

Christmas Eve Service                                        Christmas Day Service                      New Years Day Service
December 24, 2018                                             December 25, 2018                           January 1,2019
7:00 P.M.                                                              9:00 A.M.                                           9:00 A.M.


 

Advent Devotional Booklet  




 
                                   Advent 3



 

Luke 3:7-18 New International Version (NIV)

John said to the crowds coming out to be baptized by him, “You brood of vipers! Who warned you to flee from the coming wrath? Produce fruit in keeping with repentance. And do not begin to say to yourselves, ‘We have Abraham as our father.’ For I tell you that out of these stones God can raise up children for Abraham. The ax is already at the root of the trees, and every tree that does not produce good fruit will be cut down and thrown into the fire.”

10 “What should we do then?” the crowd asked.





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Advent 3 :

Sunday Service        9:00 A.M.
Post Service Fellowship
Until                         10:45 A.M.
Bible Class              10:45 – 11:30 A.M.
Teen Class              10:45 – 11:30 A.M.
Sunday School        10:45 – 11:30 A.M.


Advent 3:

First Lesson:          Zephaniah 3:14-17
Second Lesson:     Philippians 4:4-7
Gospel:                  Luke 3:7-18
Psalm:                   Psalm130
Sermon Text:         Luke 3:7-18

11 John answered, “Anyone who has two shirts should share with the one who has none, and anyone who has food should do the same.”

12 Even tax collectors came to be baptized. “Teacher,” they asked, “what should we do?”

13 “Don’t collect any more than you are required to,” he told them.

14 Then some soldiers asked him, “And what should we do?”

He replied, “Don’t extort money and don’t accuse people falsely—be content with your pay.”

15 The people were waiting expectantly and were all wondering in their hearts if John might possibly be the Messiah. 16 John answered them all, “I baptize you witha]">[a] water. But one who is more powerful than I will come, the straps of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie. He will baptize you withb]">[b] the Holy Spirit and fire. 17 His winnowing fork is in his hand to clear his threshing floor and to gather the wheat into his barn, but he will burn up the chaff with unquenchable fire.” 18 And with many other words John exhorted the people and proclaimed the good news to them.

Footnotes:

  1. Luke 3:16 Or in
  2. Luke 3:16 Or in
New International Version (NIV)

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