Next Sunday is the first Sunday of Advent.
Sat, Dec 15, 6:00 PM – Christmas potluck and $5 gift exchange
Sun, Dec 16 – Christmas Cantata during morning worship
Wed, Dec 19 – Caroling to shut-ins and nursing homes
Sermon: The Search for Absolute Truth (EJ Hatton)
18:33 So Pilate went back into the governor’s residence, summoned Jesus, and asked him, “Are you the king of the Jews?” 18:34 Jesus replied, “Are you saying this on your own initiative, or have others told you about me?” 18:35 Pilate answered, “I am not a Jew, am I? Your own people and your chief priests handed you over to me. What have you done?”
18:36 Jesus replied, “My kingdom is not from this world. If my kingdom were from this world, my servants would be fighting to keep me from being handed over to the Jewish authorities. But as it is, my kingdom is not from here.” 18:37 Then Pilate said, “So you are a king!” Jesus replied, “You say that I am a king. For this reason I was born, and for this reason I came into the world – to testify to the truth. Everyone who belongs to the truth listens to my voice.” 18:38 Pilate asked, “What is truth?”
Added Debbie Robinson
Thanks Lou for the pancakes!