What happened? What am I doing in NW Georgia? How did I get here? These are a few questions that have run through my mind in the last month. Amber and I are truly at total peace that God has led us on this new journey, but we have had moments of realizing just howContinue reading “Everything has Changed in a Hurry!”
Welcome to my house for Christmas Eve! May the love of Christ fill your hearts and home. Merry Christmas!!
In the beginning was the WORD. And the Word was with GOd, and the WORD was GOD. He was with God in the beginning. ~ John 1:1 At Christmas, we remember that God has not just spoken a word to His people. He has spoken The Word to us through His Son Jesus Christ. HeContinue reading “Not just a word from God, but The WORD!!”
I have always loved Christmas lights. Just as the weather starts to get colder, and the days are shorter they appear. Usually around Thanksgiving, lights start to pop up all over town – along the main streets, in storefronts, and businesses – and in our homes. Some love multi-colored lights, while others fancy the classicContinue reading “Light it Up”
Enjoy this classic reading as you remember this Christmas that there has never been a life that made a greater difference than the carpenter for Nazareth… He is called Jesus!!!
Have you fully embraced the child from Bethlehem? Have you fully embraced the Lord Jesus? Christmas is such a wonderful and amazing time of year in so many ways, and for so many reasons. Those who most fully embrace Christmas, however have fully embraced what most humans often try to deny. The gift of JesusContinue reading “More than a Stocking Stuffer!”
I love the manger! I have a fondness for nativity scenes that often brings out a subtle sense of worship, warmth, peace, awe, and gratitude. As a young boy, I had a basic, sentimental attachment to the manger. I loved to hide the baby Jesus until the 24th, when he could make his arrival inContinue reading “Messages from the Manger”
“The suffering of Jesus didn’t begin on the cross; it began in his straw bed, and continued through to the cross, all for our redemption.” O Come Let Us Adore Him, Paul David Tripp Christmas is much more beautiful today than Mary and Joseph could have ever imagined. Their first Christmas was much messier andContinue reading “Jesus is Still Born in Mangers”
Jesus taught us to pray, “Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name. Your Kingdom Come, Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.” Jesus not only prayed this prayer, and taught us to pray, but He actually lived this prayer out. Paul David Tripp in Day 14 of O Come LetContinue reading “A Battle of Wills!!”
History marched toward his birth; that baby marched towards his death, all so grace would march, with life and hope into our lives. O Come Let Us Adore Him, Paul David Tripp I love how Paul David Tripp reminds us today that the Bible is not a selection of isolated stories and events. It isContinue reading “The Story of God and the Story of Us”