Christmas Eve Sermonette

Christmas Eve Sermonette

Emmanuel means “God with us.” This is one of the titles that God chooses to be known by – God with us. But how does God get here? How does God – the one who lit the stars in the sky, the power that brought forth the trees and the salamanders and the...
Rejoicing

Rejoicing

This Sunday, our service was led by the children of the meeting. They provided a Christmas skit, multiple pieces of music, and offered Scripture readings and prayers. Our pastor offered this sermonette, worked out ahead of time with the organist, Phillip....
Welcome Christ With Us!

Welcome Christ With Us!

At Wilmington Friends Meeting, we rejoice each Sunday in the immediate presence of Christ. We recognize his loving presence in our music, in our prayers, and especially in our set-aside time of silent waiting on the Holy Spirit to move among us. So, it’s with...

Lay It Down

“In your relationships with one another, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus…” -from Philippians 2 Imagine, if you will, an alternate universe. Imagine another planet, populated with people just as smart as you and me, but with a different history...

Solo Christo

Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me. -from John 15 Christmas is coming, and you need neither a calendar nor a fattening goose to see it. You can tell,...