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After a wonderful baptism Elder Chris gives a simple sermon on the subject with the children of the church in mind.  He begins in Matthew 3 where we find John the baptist preaching repent (or turn your attention towards Christ) and walk in righteousness.  Elder Chris explains that baptism indicates we are sinners and Christ…(Read More)

Elder Chris looks at Matthew 2 where the Lord showed Jesus to the Gentiles (or wise men from Persia).  He explains that these men most likely were star gazers or astrologers and God sent a star to guide them on their journey to see the King of kings and Lord of lords.  But Elder Chris…(Read More)

After Jesus was baptized, He went into the wilderness and was tempted of the devil.  Jesus fought him with scripture and the devil departed.  When dark decrees came out Jesus preached and proclaimed the light.  And Elder Tim encourages us that in darkness it is time to live, love and preach the word of God…(Read More)

Elder Chris preaches on the God of the living.  God is the God of everlasting life as well as natural life and Elder Chris reminds us that no one died in the presence of Christ.  He is the God of the living, not the dead.  And the spirit of life is given to us when…(Read More)

Elder Ronald examines two groups of people sent out to spread the gospel, known as the twelve apostles and the seventy.  There was a season of prayer when choosing the twelve apostles, and Elder Ronald encourages the church to be very prayerful when setting men aside for the offices in the church.  These men were…(Read More)