Drawing of a bearded man holding a baby and the words ". . . for my eyes have seen your salvation."

“Simeon was looking forward to the consolation of Israel.”Drawing of a man an woman dressed in jewish robes holding a baby and smiling with the words "Simeon and Anna see Jesus"

Light and Glory in the Narrow Place

—2018 Dec 30

Based on Luke 2:1-20

Drawing of an old man holding a small baby with his mother and father watching and the words "My eves have seen your salvation."

Note: Pastor Jack presented this message to a full sanctuary at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church on the morning of Sunday, Dec. 30, 2010, the day before New Year’s Eve.

Photo of a couple with baby during baptism with man in pastor's garb holding a lighted candle

Rev. Jack Flachsbart performing a baptism.