Good News From Heaven


Luke 2:10-14  “Good News of Great Joy” (Luke 2:10) Many people in the Christian Community use a terms that those out side of the Christian Tradition don’t always understand. One of those terms comes up in the Christmas and Advent season, and that word is Gospel. We don’t always realize that it is their, butContinue reading “Good News From Heaven”

Hope in the God of Heaven and Earth


Joshua 2 “…for the LORD your God is God in heaven above and on the earth below. ” (Joshua 2:11 b) Imagine that you are living in a time when the world is in utter change.  Everything you knew and trusted in is suddenly being taken away.  Your home is in danger of enemies invadingContinue reading “Hope in the God of Heaven and Earth”

Extreme Measure Of Hope and Love


Genesis  38   In the list of the linage of Jesus found in Matthew chapter one many normal, and even questionable people and stories appear.  One of these is the story of Tamar. Tamar, daughter-in-law of Judah.  When her husband dies she is given to his brother, as was the custom to be sure theContinue reading “Extreme Measure Of Hope and Love”

God For Us… Advent Begins


Matthew 1:21-23 (NIV) 21 She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.” 22 All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet: 23 “The virgin will be with child and will give birthContinue reading “God For Us… Advent Begins”