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SANCTUARY STAINED GLASS WINDOWS
 
The sanctuary at St. Luke United Methodist Church has sixteen glowing stained glass windows. The panels are arranged in chronological order depicting the most important events in the life and ministry of Jesus Christ. From the altar and facing toward the Narthex, Window Number One is to the immediate left. Number Eight is the last window on the left wall. Directly across the back of the sanctuary on the opposite wall is Number Nine. The panels then come forward and end with Window Number Sixteen to the right of the altar rail.
 
Each window was given to St. Luke United Methodist Church by a Sunday School Class or individuals, and each has its own dedication. The membership of St. Luke feels justifiable pride in the generous spirit of giving as shown by the donation of these lovely windows.
 
Gordon W. Smith and Ann Gomez are the artists who created each of the original designs. All work was done at Smith's Glass Studio here in Fort Worth. Many examples of their work are in this area.
 
A description of each window follows. The Scripture on which each design is based  is given and the meanings of colors and symbolism are suggested. It is traditional in stained glass work to use blue as a background color, signifying the grace of heaven. Upon close observation certain themes are found repeatedly. Threes are used often - three drops, three fish, three lilies, etc. The symbolism of three always brings to mind the Three in One, the Holy Trinity. The cross is found, not standing alone, but woven into various overall designs.
 
The artists themselves recognize the uniqueness of individual reaction to works of art and would welcome your own interpretation of their efforts. These enchanting windows are a feast of light and form to our eye and a banquet of love for our souls.
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER ONE
THE ANNUNCIATION
 
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER TWO
THE NATIVITY
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER THREE
JESUS IN THE TEMPLE
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER FOUR
THE BAPTISM OF JESUS
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER FIVE
THE TEMPTATION OF JESUS
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER SIX
THE CALLING OF THE APOSTLES
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER SEVEN
THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER EIGHT
THE HEALING MINISTRY OF JESUS
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER NINE
THE MUSTARD SEED FAITH
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER TEN
THE FEEDING OF THE FIVE THOUSAND
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER ELEVEN
THE TRANSFIGURATION OF JESUS
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER TWELVE
ENTRY INTO JERUSALEM
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER THIRTEEN
THE LAST SUPPER
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER FOURTEEN
THE PASSION
 
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER FIFTEEN
THE CRUCIFIXION
 
 
 
WINDOW NUMBER SIXTEEN
THE RESURRECTION