A classic, and wonderful reminder; in the midst of the chaos of organizing a Christmas pageant, the wise Linus stands on stage and recites scripture from memory.
Immanuel, our God is with us! Jesus' birth as God in the flesh, come to be with us and save all humanity: Linus got it right, that's the real meaning of Christmas. Enjoy!
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
One of the stories we don't like to focus on during this time is told in Matthew 2:13-18. There, we read about infanticide: the killing of the young male babies by Herod's troops in the vicinity of Bethlehem, after the wise men visit
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Did you know that not all "news" is true? There’s been a lot of coverage lately about “fake news” — a rumor or accusation, sometimes sponsored by someone with a political agenda (wow, imagine that?) and then spread by people who assume without checking that it’s true, because it fits their
Thursday, December 7, 2017
I can hear someone saying already, "hey, what do you mean God is humble?" Yet, that's what scripture tells us, including about the birth of our Savior. The 'great contradiction' is where God, the eternal and non-physical ruler of the universe, was born into human flesh with
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Recently in Zimbabwe, the 37-year presidency of Robert Mugabe has come to an end. He has not left the country, and his most likely successor has not yet been sworn in, but the transition appears certain. The streets have been