WITNESS (John 1:7)

A man about whom Jesus spoke very highly, John the Baptist, sometimes gets overshadowed in the grand view of Christmas. He was the first to celebrate Christmas, he was the first to leap for Joy at the coming of Messiah. 43  And why is this granted to me that the...

Love (John 3:16)

Love – four letters that come loaded with meaning. When we boil everything down to it’s simplest form, LOVE is what defines CHRISTmas. It was a love that began before the world was created. In very simple words the Bible reminds us that “God is...

Light (John 9:5)

It is that time of year when you can see the creativity of your neighbors.  It is also when you can tell who has a fear of heights.  As you drive around your neighborhood you will see lights out for Christmas, and these can tell you who is afraid of heights.  All...

Ungrateful John 1:10-11

Today I stopped in a store I shop in quite frequently. As I came up to the check out the clerk acted as If I was really keeping her from something. When I gave my membership card and a discount card to her, I could tell she was really put out! I completed my...

Glory (2 Cor. 4:6)

What does Glory look like? When I hear the word I think of colored lights, a bright glow – the twinkle of that dreaded glitter that never goes away.  I also hear the sound of strings, with majestic brass in the background.  But Christmas reminds us that is not...