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…

Rose of Bethlehem

This is one of my favorite Christmas songs to sing as well as to listen to. Though I do not know much behind the composition of the song by Lowell Alexander, nobody I have heard sings the song like Nicol (Smith) Sponberg on the original release from Selah 2002.Christmas blessings to you as you listen!

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…

Have Yourself a Blessed Little Christmas

Hugh Martin the composer of the original holiday favorite wrote these new lyrics after his conversion. I always loved this song and love especially this version presented by Michael O’Brien. This is a sweet soft song and wonderful quiet way to spend time thinking tonight about our Savior’s birth. Blessings to all who take the…

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…