Advent Devotions – December 11th

Luke 2:9 An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. God’s glory shown around them – the Greek means to encircle, encompass with light – the light of the glory of the Lord, the shekinah glory, the...

Advent Devotions – December 10th

Luke 2:8 And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. Twinkling Christmas tree lights… sugar plum fairies… the faint sound of imagined sleigh bells… these are all part of the excitement and anticipation of many a...

Advent Devotions – December 9th

Luke 2:7  And she gave birth to her firstborn, a son.  She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn. The most important moment in all of mankind – the birth of our Savior Christ Jesus… done quietly, without...

Advent Devotions – December 8th

Luke 2:6 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born The Greek word for born in this passage means “to bring forth, bear, produce (fruit from the seed).” Yesterday’s devotion talked about the fruit of the Spirit born through you by the power of the...

Advent Devotions – December 7th

Luke 2:5 He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child. So there was Mary, committed to her beloved Joseph, waiting on the birth of her first child, and facing a long and arduous journey to a foreign city. I am...

Advent Devotions – December 6th

Luke 2:4 So Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee to Judea, to Bethlehem the town of David, because he belonged to the house and line of David. Tis’ the season to travel. Some by plane, some by train, and some pack up the kids and dog and go over...