Tag Archives: Joseph

Inclusion at Christmas

Scripture Reference: Matthew 1:1-17 Good evening.  I hope your enjoying this Holiday Season.  Now that we’re in Christmastide, tonight I want to look at Jesus’s lineage.  Among the men of renown, we see five women who were his ancestresses (including … Continue reading

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Peace…

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men. Luke 2:14 (King James Version) It’s now Christmas Day in my neck of the woods, so let me wish you a Merry and Blessed Christmas to … Continue reading

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Risk at Advent

18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost. 19 Then Joseph her husband, being a just man, … Continue reading

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Okay, Now That You’re Here….What Next?

Simeon took Jesus in his arms and praised God. He said, “Lord, you are the King over all. Now let me, your servant, go in peace. That is what you promised. My eyes have seen your salvation. You have prepared … Continue reading

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O Holy Night?

Scripture reference: Luke 2:1-20 It’s Christmas Eve 2015.  Tonight, many of us are heading off to Christmas Eve services and masses; St. Patrick’s Cathedral in NYC has their Midnight Mass.  Others are going to Christmas Eve celebrations and dinners, as … Continue reading

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Loneliness at Advent

18 This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about. His mother Mary and Joseph had promised to get married. But before they started to live together, it became clear that she was going to have a baby. She … Continue reading

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Night of the Marginalized

the time came for her to give birth.  And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn. Luke 2: … Continue reading

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