Pastor Shannon preached from Jeremiah 31. To access his sermon outline, click above on "Download Sermon Files."
Remember the "Little House" books and the terrible blizzards they faced? Pastor Shannon tied a rope from one chair to another to mimic the rope "Pa" tied from his house to the barn:
In the above picture, "Ma" makes it back to the house from doing the chores; Illustration by Garth Williams from On the Banks of Plum Creek.