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…

the law is Love…

You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. And these words that I command you today shall be on your heart.  Deuteronomy 6:5-6 ESV Love... From the beginning... God's reaching out to re-connect with His people... is all centered on... love... The… Continue reading the law is Love…

making a case…

Rather, speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head, into Christ... Ephesians 4:15 ESV Sometimes... a case must be made for truth... [Photo by Wesley Tingey on Unsplash] As human beings... our capacity for self-deception seems unlimited... We say one thing... but our actions speak another... something… Continue reading making a case…

inspiration…

All Scripture is breathed out by God... 2Timothy 3:16 ESV Unexpected words come from His inspiration... We inspire Him... breathe in His Spirit... in prayer-full study of His Word... In response... He gives words... to breathe out into our world... Words of truth... hope... peace... and life... Breathe Him in... Breathe Him out... "... Sanctify… Continue reading inspiration…