The Gift of a Message – Full Sermon

The Gift of a Message – Full Sermon

Let’s talk about angels for a moment. Angel means messenger – God’s messenger. A being who arrives in our midst directly from the presence of ultimate cosmic authority and undiluted power. That is hard – really, impossible - for us to comprehend. ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ – Clarence – the hapless angel trying to earn his wings. I love the story - Jimmy Stewart - His sacrifices and sense that he is unappreciated. But let’s be crystal clear: Biblical angels are nothing like Clarence. The angel is frightening because he comes from the immediate presence of God to earth. This