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Mary’s Song, A Reading for Advent

Mary’s Song: “My soul glorifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has been mindful of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed, for the Mighty One has done great things for me— holy is his name. His mercy extends to those…

Joy from Heaven

Father God of Advent, all praise and glory belong to you. For you have stepped down out of heaven and walked into our lives with the coming birth of the Christ child. Help us to prepare our hearts for him lest we miss the joy of his arrival.  For you have taught us that joy…

Tired and Weary

July 17th Sermon: Nicole PartinAbdnour Amos 8:1-12/Luke 10:38-42 Is anyone weary this morning? I confess that I arrive tired and weary. Some of the tiredness and weariness comes from having driven in yesterday from Montreat, North Carolina after spending a week tending to the pastoral care needs of the 1500 conferees and adult leaders there…

Living Out of the Tomb

“Living Out of the Tomb” April 1, 2016 Nicole Childress Ball, Church Relations Officer (Union Presbyterian Seminary) I had the distinct pleasure of resting in a comfortable pew at First Presbyterian Church, Richmond to hear our Seminary President, Dr. Brian K. Blount, preach an inspiring Easter sermon! I encourage you to take a listen here if…