The God Option

Sunday, December 7, 2014

ADVENT
SERIES:  IN THE FLESH

The God Option

A sermon preached by
Rev. Ginger Gaines-Cirelli at Foundry UMC December 7, 2014, the second Sunday
of Advent.

 Texts:  Isaiah 40:1-11, Mark 1:1-8                                                     

 

The beginning of the good news of
Jesus Christ, the Son of God, is in the wilderness.  For Mark, there are no angels, no star, no
stable, no Mary and Joseph, no temptation dangled before us to hold the baby
Jesus in a perpetual state of innocuous cuteness. Mark’s drama [...]