God’s Simple Plan

God’s Simple Plan Not silver or even a big heap of gold Not fancy homes Or just stuff that grows old   Not applause and awards Or a wall full of trophies Saying, “You a great guy!” Turn waves to calm seas   But the cry in the night by a babe in a manger…

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…

The Mystery of Christmas

The Word became flesh and made His dwelling among us. We have seen His glory, the glory of the only one of the Father, full of grace and truth. John 1:14 NIV When I stopped to put my dollar in the Salvation Army bucket outside of our local Walmart the bell ringer started to talk…

RSVP

Jesus turned and saw them following and said to them, “What are you seeking?” And they said to him, “Rabbi” (which means Teacher), “where are you staying?” He said to them, “Come and you will see.”  John 1:38-39a RSVP comes from the French phrase; “Répondez, S’il Vous Plaît” It is great a way of organizing an elaborate event so that…

Making The Ladder Fit

To the weak I became weak, that I might win the weak. I have become all things to all people, that by all means I might save some. 1 Corinthians 9:22 ESV A friend of ours told us a story about how his elderly father asked him to put a ladder into his tool shed. The problem…