Sermons on Baptism

Sermons on Baptism

Worship – January 10, 2021

EPIPHANY and BAPTISM OF THE LORD at Lansdowne United Methodist ChurchScripture: Psalm 72:1-7,10-14; Matthew 2:1-12; Acts 19:1-7; Mark 1:4-11Hymns: Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee (UMH 89), I Sing the Almighty Power of God (UMH 152), Spirit of Faith Come Down (UMH 332) The worship service can be seen on YouTube at the following link: The Worship Service also can be viewed…

A Baptized Identity

In our reading from the Gospel of Matthew, we heard one of the events from Jesus’ life that is recorded in one way or another by all four Gospels– Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Jesus is baptized. This is surprising in and of itself. Even John who baptizes him is surprised. John called people to repentance. He told them to end their rebellion against God and to turn…