In the Beauty of His Weakness

Because the foolishness of God is wiser than men; and the weakness of God is stronger than men. 1 Corinthians 1:25   In one of the verses from the Battle Hymn of the Republic we sing, “In the beauty of the lilies Christ was born across the sea…” And as we set out our manger…

Sharing Christmas Joy

And when Elizabeth heard the greeting of Mary, the baby leaped in her womb. And Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit Luke 1:41 ESV In some ways Mary was unlike anyone else on earth. Who else can say that God entrusted to them the baby Jesus? But in some ways Mary was just like every one…

A Wonderful Reminder!

In its fulness, love is the fearless laying down of our lives for another. via What Love Looks Like — scentofheaven

The Name of Jesus – Part Two

And she will have a son and you are to name Him Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins Matthew 1:32 Where ever Jesus went, whatever He was doing, when he would turn to the sound of His name He would be reminded of the reason He had come. At the beginning of…

Re-gifting!

Because Corinth was a wealthy city filled with business activity it possibly compares most closely to our modern Western church than any of the others. The Corinthians were opinionated, trendy and fell easily for some of the attractions of the world around them. But these people who struggled with more issues than most of the…