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 Rooted in Christmas

Give You may be wondering why a post about Christmas shows up two days after Christmas. Well, there is a reason. A roundabout reason of His current work in me, and a call to give additional time and attention to this Holy Season. It began with the Advent devotional by John Piper used in my… Continue reading A Word Rooted in 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…

the yoke of Love…

"... Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light." --Jesus Matthew 11:28-30 ESV… Continue reading the yoke of Love…