Tag Archives: Advent

December 02

“Be Prepared” Matthew 25: 1-13 Sunday, December 02, 2018

To view the Lighting of the Advent Candle, Scripture and Sermon Slides click HERE @Copyrighted by Rev. Dr. Troy Sybrant Sermon: “Be Prepared” Matthew 25: 1-13 Sunday, December 02, 2018 “Be Prepared”   

November 14

The Disciples Voice – November December Edition

To view this newsletter as a PDF click HERE Mission & Ministry November Thanksgiving Day Offering November 11 & 18 The Thanksgiving Special Offering benefits the Colleges, Universities, Seminaries, and Divinity Houses affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). These learning communities are an extension of the church, challenging students to understand and respond to God’s […]

December 04

“Headlines and Time Signs” (Luke 12:49-56) Sunday Dec 3, 2017

Advent Candle Lighting:    L:         Remember that you were at one time without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel.   P:         We were strangers to the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world.   L:         Remember also that Isaiah said, “The root of Jesse shall come, the one […]

December 14

“The Disciples Voice” Newsletter for December 2016 and January 2017

To view the newsletter in PDF format click here : https://www.dropbox.com/s/rlgi8acs0n3yc07/NL121416.pdf?dl=0 ‘The Purpose of Christmas’ The following article is an excerpt from Rick Warren’s The Purpose of Christmas ;  DECEMBER 19, 2008 “Christmas is a party. Specifically, it’s a birthday party — for Jesus — and birthdays are meant to be celebrated. It’s why we say “Merry […]

December 11

“A Defiant Joy” Scripture (Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11) Third Sunday in Advent 12/11/2016

Scripture (Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11)                                       Our reading comes from the prophet Isaiah. 1The spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me; he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed, to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and release to the prisoners; 2to […]

November 27

“A Fierce Hope” (Isaiah 64:1-12) First Sunday in Advent Nov. 27, 2016

Scripture (Isaiah 64:1-12)                  Our reading comes from the prophet Isaiah.   1O that you would tear open the heavens and come down, so that the mountains would quake at your presence— 2as when fire kindles brushwood and the fire causes water to boil— to make your name known to your adversaries, so that the nations might […]

October 19

The Disciples Voice – Newsletter for October 19, 2016

Dropbox Link to our PDF version: https://www.dropbox.com/s/6plruwbyghcwkm2/NL101916.pdf?dl=0 Calendar at a Glance Faith Alliance Music Festival Blesses Many Saturday, September 24, 2016 marked the first Sing Out Against Poverty, Annual Faith Alliance Music Festival at The Square at Union Centre.  About 200 people attended and the event raised $4,000 which be used to fund Faith Alliance          Programs […]

December 20

Something About Mary; I Samuel 3:1-11Luke 1:26-38

 SCRIPTURE        I Samuel 3:1-11 1Now the boy Samuel was ministering to the Lord under Eli. The word of the Lord was rare in those days; visions were not widespread. 2At that time Eli, whose eyesight had begun to grow dim so that he could not see, was lying down in his room; 3the lamp of […]