Prepare The Way Of The Lord
Second Sunday of Advent
from the book
Sermons for Advent, Christmas and Epiphany
JAMES T. GARRETT
Jeannette Clift George, director of the Houston-based A. D. Players, sent me a copy of her book titled Travel Tips from a Reluctant Traveler. It's a delightful book with many helpful tips for the journey of life. In the opening chapter she writes:
'My cousins live in Asheville, North Carolina, where Jesse is a prominent surgeon. He is a fine man, a very gracious man, a very loving man, but a man who doesn't like cats. His wife, Frances, is a delightful person who loves cats.
'One day, a little neighbor girl ran crying to their house. Her cat had climbed up a tall, slender tree and couldn't get down. Jesse thought that was a good place for a cat to be, but following Frances' gentle persuasion, he said, ‘Let's see what we can do to help.'
'The two of them decided that Frances, who is of small stature, would grab the lower part of the tree and work it down until the ...
This Second Sunday of Advent sermon, Prepare The Way Of The Lord, is based on Luke 3:1-6 and relates to Second Sunday of Advent of Cycle C of the lectionary. This sermon is excerpted from the book GOD'S GIFT. SermonSuite offers online sermons and professionally published sermons, lectionary sermons, non-lectionary sermons, children's sermons, sermon illustrations, worship resources, preaching resources, sermons on prayer, prayers, Christian drama, lectionary worship, lectionary workbooks and homilies. ...