O come let us adore Him. God’s Supreme Revelation God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets, has in these last days spoken to us by His Son, whom He has appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the worlds; who […]
O come, O come, Immanuel! __Matthew 1:23 (NKJV) “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” __Matthew 1:23 Then he said, “Hear now, O house of David! Is it a small thing for you to weary men, but will you […]
As the world around me swirls in darkness and despair, yet sparkles with strings of shimmering lights and smells of evergreen trees, I take shopping list in hand and head out to the local market to buy groceries for our Christmas celebration.. It is a cold, gray morning; drizzling rain, and a chilly wind sweeps […]
During this season of hope and joy, let’s remember to pray for those who are lost, lonely, poor, brokenhearted, homeless, hungry, sick, grieving, neglected and abused. As we enter into this winter season, and the Holy Day approaches I am reminded that not everyone will “be merry and bright” or “deck the halls with boughs […]
Grace and peace on this Lord’s Day, “May the grace and mercy of God, who sent His Son, reign in your heart and you celebrate the season of His Birth.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.” __Ralph Waldo Emerson Last night we shared a Holiday meal with family and friends, something we haven’t done often since we moved into the Cottage back in ’96. “That’s been awhile,” you may say. True enough, but there are reasons…or rather there were circumstances that I […]