Children’s Sunday Sermon
January 1, 2019
Good morning girls and boys! On this first day of the New Year I want to wish each of you a very happy New Year, full of wonderful learning experiences and maybe even a few surprises!
Speaking of surprises, how many of you have ever been to a real surprise party? Even if you never have been to one I’m sure you know how it works. The person who is having a birthday or is celebrating some other special event walks into a room and everyone jumps out and yells “SURPRISE!” And if you look closely at that person’s face you can tell if he or she really was surprised.
Today we read in our Bibles that some shepherds were told by the Angels about the birth of the Baby Jesus. When they heard this they hurried to visit Mary and Joseph and the Baby lying in the manger. Can you imagine the look on the shepherds’…