Way of the Cross

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April 20, 2014 Easter Sunrise Service – Two Empty Tombs

by fccshelbyville

  April 20, 2014 John 11:24-27; 38-44 Matthew 28:1-10 Sunrise Service  I want to thank those who have given so generously of their time this Easter season, from the Stations of the Cross to this morning.  Volunteers are the lifeblood of a congregation, and we are gifted with many volunteers. It is Easter morning!  And […]

April 6, 2014 The Way of the Cross – Behold, the Man!

by fccshelbyville

Mark 15:1-15 As we continue our series The Way of the Cross, we come today to the account of Jesus before Pilate.  We’ll read Mark’s recording of the encounter. Mark’s telling of the encounter of Pilate and Jesus is a bit more economical in words than some of the other gospels, so I’m going to […]

March 30, 2014 The Way of the Cross – The Humble Servant

by fccshelbyville

John 13:1-9 The Humble Servant I am not, by nature, a “touch-feely” person.  I’m not a person who hugs others very often and I probably communicate that I have my own personal space and would rather it not be violated.  I’m working on that.  In my early months here some people told me they heard […]

March 23, 2014 The Way of the Cross – Not My Will…

by fccshelbyville

Luke 22:39-46 Standing before a crowd of people is not my native habitat.  I was a reserved, quiet kid, and learning to stand before a congregation was a difficult adjustment for me.  My early preaching experiences, in particular, were moments that provoked great anxiety in me.  I can remember sitting in worship services, as the […]

March 16, 2014 The Way of the Cross – The Betrayal

by fccshelbyville

Luke 22:1-6; 47-48 This morning we continue our series of messages The Way of the Cross, which will take us through the season of Lent. Today we come to one of the most infamous events in all of Scripture – the betrayal of Jesus by Judas, one of his twelve disciples.  How does it happen […]