Sermons on Advent

Sermons on Advent

Are you connected?

Mary and Joseph were not connected in the way that the world thought was the right way to be connected. They were disconnected from their friends and family. Mary even had to give birth to Jesus an a stable. They were, however, connected to one another, to God, and to His plan for their lives. This Christmas, Fr. Marc challenges us to evaluate our connections. Are we really connected to each other and are we connected with the most important…

Everything is Possible with God

The heart of the Christmas story is a miracle: God becoming human through a young Jewish virgin named Mary. Fr. Marc looks at this turning point in history, reminding us that there is truly nothing that is impossible with God.

Expectations

Fr. Marc highlights Isaiah 61 as he discusses the expectations people had for the Messiah and how Jesus fulfilled God’s plan instead.  He reminds us that we should challenge our own expectations of God and make sure our priorities are in the right place.  Although unmet expectations often lead to disappointment, we have a choice in how we respond.  Paul encourages the Thessalonians to give thanks in all circumstances, and we too can experience the joy of the power of…

Are You Ready?

Advent is a special season to prepare our hearts for the coming of our Lord. Fr. Marc challenges us to make changes in our lives this Advent season, to be ready not just for Christmas but also to invite Jesus into our lives again in a new and fresh way. Let’s do something different this Christmas season and make those changes that will carry though the whole year to come.