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Hello Friends: 12.21.11- Merry Christmas

Hello Friends,

On behalf of all our WSFC staff, key leaders, elders and council, we want to wish you a very Merry Christmas to you and yours. We are so blessed. The words captured on the wall of our lobby say it so well:

“We were filled with laughter, and we sang for joy.
The Lord has done great things for us,
and we are one happy people.”
Psalm 126:2

Denise and I are so happy to serve as your Lead Pastors. We are simply following the model of our Senior Pastor Jesus Christ. He is the one that came as the Ultimate Servant. The Incarnation (God with us) is affirmed in Philippians 2 when it says:

“Christ Jesus…Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be grasped, but made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness. And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to death—even death on a cross! Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.”

In coming to earth in human likeness, Jesus displayed how WIDE, LONG, HIGH and DEEP is his love for us. Join us this Christmas as we celebrate the vast dimensions of his LOVE. Our celebration services are Friday, December 23 at 6:00 & 7:30 PM and Saturday, December 24 at 4:30 & 6:00 PM. All are invited and welcomed!

Blessings,

Pastors John & Denise

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2 Comments

  1. Lennox Fleary on December 23, 2011 at 11:04 am

    I’m not connected to your fellowship other than my membership in the body of Christ. Last Sunday I was playing a gig at Cubanisimo Vineyards, near you, and at the last minute we took a different car, leaving our mic stand behind in the car that got packed first. On very short notice, my friend stopped by your office and borrowed a mic stand from you guys, allowing me to entertain some very important new listeners. I am deeply grateful that you would be so generous to a stranger. Thank you, and Merry Christmas to you!



  2. Chris Wilkie on December 25, 2011 at 9:05 pm

    Great Christmas Sermon John. I thought for sure you were going to break out in dance like Will Ferrel in Elf. My family and I felt so good when we went home last night I cant tell you what a blessing it was.

    God is great!!!

    I have to tell you that I am not a very emotional guy but I truly felt the Spirits presence and was deeply moved last night. I really needed that. Thank you for bringing the message.

    God Bless you and yours.