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Wise Men Give Gifts: Matthew 2

Gathering Prayer: (Do this prayer repeat-after-me style)
Dear Jesus, we thank you for time to feed our faith as a family, and time to learn about the wise men who brought gifts to Jesus.  530 more words

Family Devotions

Mercy Over Sacrifice

“If、 however、 ye had known what this meaneth— Mercy I desire、 and not sacrifice Ye would not have condemned the blameless;” (Matthew 12:7, EMPH)

Jesus absolutely scorches the Pharisees here as they condemn Jesus’ disciples for plucking grain to eat from the fields of grain on the Sabbath, because they were hungry. 239 more words


"Even the Hairs of Your Head"

“Are not two sparrows for a farthing sold? And one from among them shall not fall upon the ground、 without your Father; But even the hairs of your head have all been numbered.” (Matthew 10:29–30, EMPH) 265 more words


Survival Mode

Finally we were able to meet for services in 2017. We held a somewhat celebration of Epiphany, though no serious reference to it. This was our first service after the two days everyone in the congregation endured without electrical power. 1,766 more words



Epiphany is the celebration of finding something worth finding. It follows Christmastide on January 6th (back when December 25th was the beginning of the 12 Days of Christmas instead of the final day of 3 months of Christmas). 590 more words


The Epiphany of our Lord: He came for Jews and Gentiles

Isaiah 60:1-6

Your light has come,
the glory of the Lord shines upon you.
See, darkness covers the earth,
and thick clouds cover the peoples; 517 more words

God's Creation