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GOD WITH US

 Be not dismayed
Fear not the darkness
Jesus is here
He walks beside us

 Gracious is He
Through all our weakness
Forever faithful
Forever good 

Emmanuel
Emmanuel
God with us, living inside
Emmanuel*

If we had to choose the central theological theme of the Advent season surely we would select the incarnation. But how well do we understand that fundamental pillar of our faith?

This Advent season our sermons and worship services will examine four aspects of the incarnation of God in Christ, as we remind ourselves of the profound implications of the coming of Emmanuel, God With Us.

To help us grasp more of the significance of Jesus’ incarnation on…

  • November 29, John Tsang will speak from the Gospel of John 1:1-14 on The Word in Flesh.

  • December 6, Rebecca Thornber will speak from the Gospel of Luke 2:1-7 on Jesus in Israel.

  • December 13, Anthony Brown will speak from Paul’s Letter to the Colossians 1:15-29 on Christ in You.

  • December 20, Justin Kim will speak from the Gospel of Luke 24:36-49 on Christ in All Nations.

In the midst of the ongoing pandemic, which magnifies all of the other challenges in our lives, it is understandable that people would question how Christians can believe that God is with us. I hope that these messages will enable us to respond well to that challenge.

Anthony Brown
Senior Minister

*Lyrics from the song God With Us by Terrian Woods & Chuck Butler

Posted by Anthony Brown