Welcoming Life on Life’s Terms

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. January 7, 2018, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Ruth 1 New International Version (NIV) Naomi Loses Her Husband and Sons 1 In the days when the judges ruled, there was a famine in the land. So a man from...

Holy Mulligans

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. December 31, 2017, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Luke 2:21-38 New International Version (NIV) 21 On the eighth day, when it was time to circumcise the child, he was named Jesus, the name the angel had given...

There’s a Song in the Air

Jim Dant’s sermon from Sunday evening, December 24, 2017. Luke 2:1-19 New International Version (NIV) The Birth of Jesus 2 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2 (This was the first census that...

Are We There Yet?

Jim Dant’s sermon from Sunday morning, December 24, 2017. Luke 2:1-7 New International Version (NIV) The Birth of Jesus 2 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. 2 (This was the first census that...

We’re in This Together

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. December 17, 2017, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Luke 1:39-45 New International Version (NIV) Mary Visits Elizabeth 39 At that time Mary got ready and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judea,40 where...

Consecration of the Common

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. December 3, 2017, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Psalm 141:1-2 New International Version (NIV) Psalm 141 A psalm of David. 1 I call to you, Lord, come quickly to me;     hear me when I call to you. 2 May my...