Christmas Eve – 12th Gift – Love

12th Gift of Christmas – The Love of God For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16 We often think of the baby in the manger as the giving of God’s ultimate gift. But looking more…

Our 2020 Christmas Village

And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn. Luke 2:7 No room at the inn when Jesus was born and in 2020 there will be no visitors in the no nursing home. No place…

Carrying Precious Seed

Psalm 126:6 He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him. The Bible nowhere promises that telling others about Jesus will always be easy, socially acceptable or applauded. In fact the early disciples were usually opposed, persecuted and in some cases imprisoned or even…

Silent Night – Mary’s Treasure

Luke 2:19-20 But Mary treasured up all these things, pondering them in her heart. And the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all they had heard and seen, as it had been told them. Of all the songs that I relate to Christmas I find that Silent Night is the one that brings me closest to that…

Wise Men Shepherds and Children

When the wise men left their homes they were following a star seeking a new born king. Little did they know that all along their journey He was seeking them. This second Sunday of the Christmas season songs are a medley of Away in a Manger and Amazing Grace along with The First Noel. May…