Aha! The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness a light has dawned.Isaiah 9:2 Only those who know their darkness see the Light and their need for it. You have enlarged the nation and increased their joy;they rejoice before you as people rejoice at… Continue reading Epiphany: A lightbulb moment!
It's not over, it's just beginning! Too often, we're too eager to leave Christmas in the rearview mirror. It's over. move on. time to gear up for the new year. Photo by Anthony Cantin on Unsplash But Christmas is not something to get past -- it's a Beginning!The beginning of Christ's Communion -- God with… Continue reading Christmas: the Day After
O Lord, because You came,we have access to hope, joy, peace, and Love. Finding You in the manger,making room for You in our hearts,opens our lives to all Your blessings. We love because He first loves us.1John 4:19 Photo by Ben White on Unsplash Praying you discover and experience His love for you!Amen. Feature Image… Continue reading Christmas: A blessing of grace.
In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the entire inhabited earth should be taxed. ... And everyone went to his own city to be taxed. ... So Joseph also departed from the city of Nazareth in Galilee to the City of David which is called Bethlehem, in Judea, because he was… Continue reading Christmas Eve: An Ordinary Day
Shelter For he will hide me in his shelter in the day of trouble; he will conceal me under the cover of his tent; he will lift me high upon a rock.Psalm 27:5 ESV Shelter provides. Merriam-Webster's defines shelter as "something that covers or affords protection." It includes establishments providing food and a place to… Continue reading A Word to Cover Christmas