O, Holy Light

O, Holy Light–night’s

Darkness royally conquered.

Peace Prince, stable born:

Babe nestled in straw, grave cloths;

Crown of thorns yet to be worn.


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God's Grace

Winter Favorites

Winter, while it is not the favorite of mine that fall is, it ranks a close second.

Reasons I like winter:

  • The same cute clothes I mentioned in my Fall Favorites Post…
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We are asked to say "Yes"

We are all familiar with today’s Gospel, Luke 1:26-28.  It is the Annunciation Story.  The Angel, Gabriel, enters into the everyday routine life of Mary and announces to her that she will become the mother of the long-awaited Messiah.  171 more words


The Humility Of Christ's Birth

Wisdom’s instruction is to fear the Lord, and humility comes before honor.”  Proverbs 15:33 (NIV)

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth.”   1,030 more words


Story: My story, part three (the best decision I ever made)

Story: My story, part three (the best decision I ever made)

I moved away from home for fun, adventure, and some space to redefine myself. But more than anything I wanted freedom. 1,106 more words

It's Still Advent

Now there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; this man was righteous and devout, looking forward to the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit rested on him.It had been revealed to him by the Holy Spirit that he would not see death before he had seen the Lord’s Messiah.  

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