The Hurricane has become Human!

“How can we live with the terrifying thought that the Hurricane has become human, the Fire has become flesh, that the Life itself has walked into our midst? Christianity either means that or it is nothing. It is the most devastating disclosure of the deepest reality in the world or it is a sham and […]

Read the rest of this entry »

God Saves Sinners!

Yesterday we turned to 1 Timothy 1:15 to find the purpose of Christmas.  Typically one might turn to Matthew or Luke, but Paul gives us amazing insight into the Incarnation.  In the first chapter Paul begins to give his testimony and then says, “The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus […]

Read the rest of this entry »

A Great Song!

I saw this on Kevin DeYoung’s blog and wanted to share it the day before the celebration of our Savior’s birth!

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16, What about Santa Claus?

Yesterday I posted a song by Louis Armstrong, Zat You Santa Claus?  For the last few days I’ve been talking about Christmas and Jesus’ Incarnation, but what does Santa Claus have to do with that? Years ago I heard a preacher in Texas preach a message, “A PG Message on Santa Claus…Parental Guidance Suggested.”  He […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 15, My Favorite Christmas Song!

I’ll be real honest…I do not think we should sing or hear Christmas songs until the day after Thanksgiving, but one of my favorite Christmas songs to play after Turkey Day is by Louis Armstrong…Zat You Santa Claus?  

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 14, My Favorite Christmas Passage

Today is my second-born’s birthday! Stop what you are doing and join me in singing, “Happy Birthday to Hope…” Happy Birthday Hope…I love you! Yesterday I shared my favorite Christmas quote that was not from the Bible…today I want to share my favorite Christmas passage from the Word of God. “Let each of you look […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13, My Favorite Christmas Quote

Today is my mother’s birthday!  Stop what you are doing and sing Happy Birthday to Pat Thweatt!  Happy Birthday Mom…I love you! Yesterday I shared three of my favorite Christmas gifts, but today I’d like to share my favorite Christmas quote that is not in the Bible.  There is much about NT Wright’s theology that […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12, My Favorite Christmas Gift

“City sidewalks, busy sidewalks Dressed in holiday style In the air there’s a feeling of Christmas Children laughing, people passing Meeting smile after smile And on every street corner you’ll hear Silver bells, silver bells It’s Christmas time in the city Ring-a-ling, hear them ring Soon it will be Christmas day…” I’ll let you sing […]

Read the rest of this entry »