Monthly Archives: December 2013

Christmas Eve “Fear Not!”

And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings…which shall be to all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord” In … Continue reading

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Consider Yourself Part of the Story-St John’s Christmas Pageant 2013

OPENING HYMN (CONGREGATION): THE ANGEL GABRIEL FROM HEAVEN CAME Animals on stage already, MARY, JOSEPH AND DONKEY IN CORNER, INNKEEPER READY CURTAINS CLOSED TO START CLARA (takes center stage) This is the night, so gather around And try your best … Continue reading

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December 15, 2013–Matthew 11:2-11

When I was young, we lived half the country away from my grand- parents. In December, we would wait for their Christmas package to arrive – with variously wrapped parcels, usually consisting of something sweet to eat and something to … Continue reading

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December 8, 2013–Matthew 3:1-12

Nelson Mandela, who passed away this week, was a man of many names. His parents called him Rolihlahla, which means to pull the branch out of tree. He became Nelson to his teachers at the Methodist missionary school he attended. … Continue reading

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