An Outrageous Word for Christmas

Scandalous. For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.2Corinthians 5:21 ESV Preface.Perhaps for some of you, it’s scandalous I am still sitting in Christmas this New Years Day. For others, it’s the tradition of Epiphany, the twelve days of… Continue reading An Outrageous Word for Christmas

A Word Swept Up in Christmas

Messy In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was formless and empty, and darkness covered the deep waters. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the surface of the waters.Genesis 1:1-2 NLT Messy work. Marked by confusion and disorder, extreme unpleasantness, and trying circumstances, messy is the opposite of… Continue reading A Word Swept Up in Christmas

A Defining Word for Christmas

Worship "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among those with whom he is pleased!"Luke 2:14 ESV Worship defines. Photo by fotografierende on Pexels.com Because love is the one word for Christmas, worship becomes its defining word. Wonder over His redeeming love, seeing Him pour Himself out to serve as Savior, fills… Continue reading A Defining Word for Christmas

One Word for Christmas

Love In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him.1 John 4:9 ESV Love wrapped up. The one word wrapped up in the manger is love. And not just any love, but the lavish love of God… Continue reading One Word for Christmas

O Holy Night…

And a great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pains and the agony of giving birth. And another sign appeared in heaven: behold, a great red dragon,… Continue reading O Holy Night…