A Community of Grace · Clinton, SC

Sermons on peace

Simeon’s Song of Peace

Luke 2:22-35 In Mary’s purification and in Mary and Joseph’s paying the redemption price of the first born, we are reminded again that Jesus was born in a low estate, and that under the requirements of the law. This was so he would be qualified to pay for our salvation. In Simeon’s song that follows, we are reminded that God’s coming into…

The Angels’ Song of Adoration and Peace

Luke 2:1-20 The Angels’ announcement to the Shepherds and the song that they sang remind us that God has done all that is needed to remove the enmity between himself and man. The fact that the announcement was made to the shepherds, a lowly and despised group, reminds us that the good news is for all men, including the poor and broken…

The Peace-Making Christ

Ephesians 2:14-16 The apostle Paul reminds us that Christ didn’t just bring peace – HE IS OUR PEACE and he has made us one by tearing down the wall of hostility that existed between Jew and Gentile. That he is our peace should be no surprise since this is the testimony regarding the Messiah in all of Scripture. That he can make…