Merrily Ring!tell all the world, Jesus is King… “Ring in the nobler modes of life,With sweeter manners, purer laws….The larger heart, the kindlier hand.” _Alfred, Lord Tennyson In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled. This was the first enrollment, when Quirinius was governor of Syria. […]
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 […]
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 name of my house is “Contentment Cottage” because, like Apostle Paul, “I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances God allows.” This morning our devotional reading included the following, written by J.A. Marx. It perfectly explains my position on Spiritual House Cleaning …something I’ve practiced for years and years. At Contentment Cottage it […]
Today I’m sharing another tidbit from my collection of Christmas Stories that warm my heart and remind me why we celebrate the season. Hope you enjoy this one as much as I always have. Each December, I vowed to make Christmas a calm and peaceful experience. I had cut back on nonessential obligations—extensive card writing, […]