December 6: Godspell Sunday with Chuck Pelletier

Posted on : Dec 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: This Sunday's Service

Times When God Was Unexpectedly Present in my Life:

II. Seeing God in the lives and worship of women in the

Santa Ana Central Women’s Jail,

Orange County, CA

“Prepare the way of our God: Every valley will be filled in, and every mountain and hill will be leveled. The crooked will be made straight and the rough road smooth – and all humankind will see the salvation of God.” Luke 3:4-5

Will our hope for peace ever come to be? Each Advent and Christmas we hope and pray for “peace on earth” as we await the coming of God’s realm. No one wanted a Savior who would usher in God’s realm on earth more than our faith-ancestors, the Israelites. Their life was so miserable and they felt so hopeless, they just couldn’t wait for a new Anointed Leader to come and lead them into the way of justice and righteousness. What Israel learned is what we still must learn. God’s realm will only come about when we change our ways – individually and collectively. non profit grants homely.