Category Archives: Uncategorized

Mary’s Joy

There is only one thing children find harder to hold back than tears, and that is joy. No wonder Jesus so often told us to be like children, to be born all over again and again. Somehow I need to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Presenting gifts (ADVENT)

“On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshipped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.” (Matthew 2:11) What will you … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Joy (3rd Week in Advent)

How wonderful it is that we laugh because our bodies cannot contain the joy. Imagine that. And think of how much nonsense is blown away by one good belly laugh. Steve Brown said,  “You ought to live your life with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Herod’s Dilemma

“When Herod had called together all the people’s chief priests and teachers of the law, he asked them where the Messiah was to be born. “In Bethlehem in Judea,” they replied, “for this is what the prophet has written: “‘But … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The Royalty of Jesus

“Upon the throne of David and over His kingdom, To order it and establish it with judgment and justice From that time forward, even forever. The zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this.” (Isaiah 9:6, 7) From the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The Set Time (ADVENT)

“But when the set time had fully come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those under the law, that we might receive adoption to sonship.” (Galatians 4:4-5) The fascinating thing about this verse … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“Who can endure the day of his coming?” (ADVENT)

“But who can endure the day of his coming? Who can stand when he appears? For he will be like a refiner’s fire or a launderer’s soap. He will sit as a refiner and purifier of silver; he will purify the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments