Sermons on Christmas

Hanging of the Greens

Hanging of the Greens First Sunday of Advent December 2, 2018   Prelude                                   We invite you to take time for silence.   Chimes   The Bells _                                                                                                      Psalm 150           Hallelujah! Yes, praise the Lord! Praise him in his Temple and in the heavens he made with mighty power. 2 Praise him for his mighty […]

It’s Not Under the Tree

“It’s Not Under the Tree” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. December 23, 2018   Luke 2:1-20 1In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2 This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria.  3 All went to […]

The Return Department

“The Return Department” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. December 30, 2018 Luke 2:41-52 41Now every year his parents went to Jerusalem for the festival of the Passover. 42And when he was twelve years old, they went up as usual for the festival. 43When the festival was ended and they started […]

Come, Lord Jesus

“Come, Lord Jesus” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. December 9, 2018   Luke 1:39-56 39In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country, 40where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. 41When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped […]

Where Joy Comes From

“Where Joy Comes From” a message by Dr. Bruce Havens Arlington Congregational Church, U.C.C. December 17, 2017 Luke 2:1-20 1In those days a decree went out from Emperor Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2This was the first registration and was taken while Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3All went to their own […]