Sermons on Deuteronomy 16:9-12

Pentecost – Not orphans!

I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you. Today is Pentecost – the third greatest feast of the Church – we celebrate God pouring out his Spirit to make Christians, followers of Jesus Christ, to create the Church. This gift of the Spirit of God is something powerful and a claim unique to the Christian faith.  Jesus says, the world cannot receive [the Spirit], because it neither sees him nor knows him. You know him,…