Where is Jesus?

Our local neighborhood nativity scene had the Christ child stolen from the manger right after Christmas. So I began to speculate as to who in the world would do such a thing and what would they do with baby Jesus. If it was a thief who would buy Him? If it was a believer how…

God’s Reason for Christmas

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son from the Father, full of grace and truth. John 1:14 ESV Long before I became a Christian I was once stopped on the streets of Boston by a preacher who had a very simple message for me. He said, “I want…

God’s Ultimate Gift

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 KJV We often think of the baby in the manger of Bethlehem as God’s ultimate gift. But in reality it was on the cross on that God’s gift…

Gifts of Mercy

Because of the tender mercy of our God, whereby the sunrise shall visit us from on high Luke 1:78 Mercy may seem like a small thing, to someone who is an outside observer, but to the one who is receiving it, Mercy is the most necessary thing on the planet! While we are busy shopping, celebrating and giving gifts it…

When They Saw The Star

When they saw the star, they rejoiced exceedingly with great joy Matthew 2:10 The star shone brighter and brighter as the wise men followed it to Bethlehem. They may have paused just over the horizon from Bethlehem, and given thanks for God’s guidance all through their long journey. As our own journey to Christmas draws…