Promise Keeper

The Christmas story is beautiful, rich, invitational, simple yet complex. It is filled with intricate details, some foretold to prophets hundreds of years prior. When the time was right, God kept His promise but fulfillment was complicated. I wonder if God wants to fill us with Christmas awe and wonder each time we unwrap aContinue reading “Promise Keeper”

A Baby’s Birth

Advent. It’s the time of year when the church celebrates our Lord’s birth and a time when we spiritually prepare for His second coming. I’m taking a break from Genesis to focus on this season. But I hope to make a weekly posting, inviting you to join me as I ponder the significance of Advent.Continue reading “A Baby’s Birth”

A Christmas Cave

For Advent, I put aside the gospel of John and began pondering the Christmas story (Luke 2:1-20). I’m always amazed at the intricacy found in details and I’m astounded at the profound way God’s plans are fulfilled. For example, Mary and Joseph would never have planned to make the 80 mile trip from their hometownContinue reading “A Christmas Cave”