Christ is Coming to You – Devotional for Covington Community Tree Lighting 2019

“We await our blessed hope, our great God & Savior Jesus Christ’s coming” (Titus 2:13) The term “Advent” means “coming”. It is the season of the church year where we are reminded of the reality of Christ’s coming into our world. It’s a season not simply for preparing to remember and celebrate this glorious event… Continue reading Christ is Coming to You – Devotional for Covington Community Tree Lighting 2019

I Give Them Life – Funeral Sermon for Marilyn Majeski

"I give them eternal life, and they will never perish. No one can snatch them out of My hand." - John 10:28 Just a few minutes from now, we will share the fond memories we have of Marilyn. She truly was a gift of God’s love through which we all received much joy. I was… Continue reading I Give Them Life – Funeral Sermon for Marilyn Majeski

Reconciled in Christ: Funeral Sermon for Elwood Olkkanen

“All this is from God, who through Christ reconciled us to Himself…” - 2 Corinthians 5:18 We all have memories of Elwood. Hopefully you will share yours shortly when we have that part of the service. I'd like to start this devotional with one of mine because I think it fits well with the bible… Continue reading Reconciled in Christ: Funeral Sermon for Elwood Olkkanen