Great Christmas Faith!

JC Ryle spoke of the great faith of the Magi in Matthew’s Gospel.  He said, “We read of no greater faith than this in the whole volume of the Bible.  It is a faith that deserves to be placed side by side with that of the penitent thief.  The thief saw one dying the death […]

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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 […]

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Dec 23, A Christmas wRap!

I found the following on a blog I came across  and thought you might enjoy it as much as I did,  

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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