Category Archives: Holiday Season

My Final Sunday Sermon: Salvation Born in Humble Simplicity

I thank the Trinity Baptist Church, all of the churches of the Pamunkey Baptist Association, the Baptist General Convention of Virginia for giving me the chance to serve as a pastor for over 16 years and for introducing me to … Continue reading

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Today’s Sermon: Thank God, Not Sales

THANK GOD, NOT SALES Matthew 6:19-24 The Thanksgiving Holiday has at least 3 possible origins. We are all familiar with the story of the pilgrims and Native Americans sharing a feast during the harvest before winter in the Massachusetts Colony. … Continue reading

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Today’s Sermon: Significance of His Baptism

And John tried to prevent Him saying, “I need to be baptized by You, and You are comming to me?” Matthew 3:14 In both the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, we find the story of our Lord’s baptism between the … Continue reading

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Today’s Sermon: Under the Nose of Human Greatness

And It came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. Luke 2:1 In order to have his name mentioned in the pages of history, Caesar Augustus had to … Continue reading

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Today’s Sermon:Giving Reasons for Rejoicing

As with 9/11 and the Virginia Tech shootings, we will remember where we were and what we were doing on Friday morning of December 14th, 2012.  We will remember how and what we felt.  Especially since this season focuses so … Continue reading

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Today’s Sermon: Announcing the Birth of Perfection

For with God, nothing will be impossible Luke 1:38 Christmas (Holy Nativity) is a little over two weeks away.  This is a unique time for us to reflect on what it means to grow in God’s grace.  It is too … Continue reading

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Today’s Sermon: When a Saint is Silenced

All Christians are now in the season of preparation to celebrate the Holy Nativity of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  God the Father made preparations for His Son to come into the world by putting John the Baptist ahead … Continue reading

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