The Birth of Jesus Christ

“Glory to God in the highest, And on earth peace, goodwill toward men!” - Luke 2:14 The most wonderful event in history occurred one night in the city of David.  Mary gave birth to her first Child, a Son.  She wrapped Him snugly in strips of cloth and laid Him in the manger because there …

The Unknown God

“Men of Athens, I perceive that in all things you are very religious;  for as I was passing through and considering the objects of your worship, I even found an altar with this inscription:  TO THE UNKNOWN GOD..." - Acts 17:22, 23 One of my favorite sermons of the apostle Paul's was the one he …

The Empty Tomb

Now the first day of the week Mary Magdalene went to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb - John 20:1 On the first day of the week when Mary Magdalene went to the tomb she found the stone rolled away.  She …

The Reunion

Bob and Carol watched as thousands of lanterns floated across the calm sea.  While honeymooning, they heard about Hawaii's annual Memorial Day celebration honoring loved ones who died while serving in the military. While Bob videotaped the event, Carol lit her lantern and cast it off.  It was in memory of her brother, Dave who …

Sacred Vows

His strategy for forgetting Justine Samuels was to keep busy with his work as the local parish priest but his efforts failed miserably.  No matter where he was or what he was doing, he couldn't stop thinking about her and wishing that he could see her again.  He missed her terribly.  Against his better judgment, …

Doubted

Acts 12:13-16 Have you ever told someone something and he or she didn't believe you?  No matter how much you try to convince that person he or she just isn't buying what you are saying.  How did it make you feel?  Hurt?  Angry? Frustrated? When the apostle Peter was arrested and thrown into prison, fellow …

Murdered For Her Faith

I received the following email from The Voice of the Martyrs Canada and was very upset and greatly saddened.  Just today my family and I were watching as Christians reenacted Jesus making His way to Golgotha, flanked by Roman soldiers as a large crowd watched.  In certain countries this could not take place.  I thank …

Exalt Him

The most beautiful name I have ever heard is Yeshua.  The first time I heard it praised was in the beautiful song, Baruch Haba Yeshua by Karen Davis.  Watch the video.  This is my favorite song by her.  The song expresses all of our hope and desire to see our risen Lord.  Today, we celebrate …

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