Faces of Christmas – King Herod

  7 Then Herod secretly called the magi and determined from them the exact time the star appeared. 8 And he sent them to Bethlehem and said, “Go and search carefully for the Child; and when you have found Him, report to me, so that I too may come and worship Him.” Matthew 2:7-8 This... Continue Reading →

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Faces of Christmas – Magi

  2 Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, magi from the east arrived in Jerusalem, saying, 2 “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him.” Matthew 2:1-2 We... Continue Reading →

Faces of Christmas – Simeon

  25 And there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; and this man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was upon him. 26 And it had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he had seen the Lord’s Christ. 27 And he came in the Spirit... Continue Reading →

Christian Response to God

The following is a blog post I wrote for a seminary class. God can take even the vilest person and completely transform them into the most gentle, honorable, and Christ-like human. Becoming Christ-like should be our response to God as a Christian. God can take your heart and peel away all the layers of sin... Continue Reading →

Christian Walk – Obedience

Now the Lord said to Abram, “Go forth from your country, And from your relatives And from you father’s house, To the land which I will show you; Genesis 12:1 The Lord communicated with Abram. The Lord had a great plan for Abram and this was His way of initiating that plan. Abram’s world was... Continue Reading →

Christian Walk

Therefore I, the prisoner of the Lord, implore you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling with which you have been called, 2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, showing tolerance for one another in love, 3 being diligent to preserve the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. 4... Continue Reading →

Call Evil For What It Is

8 For Jesus had said to him, “Come out of this man, you impure spirit!” 9 Then Jesus asked him, “What is your name?” “My name is Legion,” he replied, “for we are many.” Mark 5:8-9 With all that is going on in the world, is the church mad at what angers Jesus? Evil was... Continue Reading →

True Freedom

31 So Jesus was saying to those Jews who had believed Him, “If you continue in Myword, then you are truly disciples of Mine; 32 and you will know the truth, and the truth will make you free.” 33 They answered Him, “We are Abraham’s descendants and have never yet been enslaved to anyone; how... Continue Reading →

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