Where Jesus is Lord and people are Loved....Sunday School 9:30 am and Worship 10:45 (10 am in the Summer)...
50 Essex St, Saugus, Massachusetts 01906
Monday, December 3, 2007
Why really was there “no room” in Bethlehem at the birth of Christ? If God so ruled the world as to use an empire-wide census to bring Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem, He surely could have seen to it that a room was available, one that rivaled the maternity ward of Mass General. And Jesus could have been born into a wealthy family…but He wasn’t. When we experience hard times, we can recall that our Lord’s life was suffering and deprivation from start to finish. He was born in a filthy manger because He came to heal a filthy world. He came to people who had no room for Him. We’re forced at Christmas to determine whether we have room in our hearts and homes for Jesus.
> Follow the Bible, using it as our only source of God’s truth, and our final authority. > Be practical and relevant to what’s happening in today’s world. > Use normal, everyday language. > Provide good, inspirational music. > Let visitors know they’re under no pressure to give money. > Be friendly, always.
50 Essex St, Saugus MA 01906 ph 781-233-2663 Sunday School 9:30 am; Worship 10:45 (Summer 10 am)