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Wisely Seeking (Matthew 2:1-6, 11)

WISELY SEEKING
MATTHEW 2:1-6, 11
WALKING THROUGH THE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

Today marks Epiphany—the date commemorating the visit of the Magi and the Twelfth Day of Christmas. 2,075 more words

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Season of Light (John 10:22-23)

SEASON OF LIGHT
JOHN 10:22-23
WALKING THROUGH THE 25 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

Christmas Eve 2016 is unique! That Christmas Eve coincides with the first night of Hanukkah has happened only twice in my lifetime. 1,060 more words

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It's Better to Have a Mary Christmas

The Bible introduces the world to an average family coping with a typical sibling rivalry.  However, in this case, both sisters are adults, revealing two distinct personality traits.  316 more words

Truth

Share the Joy! (Isaiah 7:14)

SHARE THE JOY!
ISAIAH 7:14
WALKING THROUGH THE 25 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

Temple shepherds were the first to hear the angelic announcement of Jesus’ birth. 1,099 more words

Standing With Israel

Prepare for the Christ Child

Today’s devotional, written by Vinita Hampton Wright and reposted from Ignatian Spirituality.com, asks some good questions to get us thinking and preparing our hearts to celebrate Christmas in a few days. 87 more words

Devotionals

The Beauty of Preparing for Christmas

Why do we make life so complicated? The last four weeks of preparation before Christmas has been a whirlwind for my family. We currently in transition mode, while we build our new house, so the Christmas decorating has been minimal, so minimal that we only have a 3 foot tall tree with lights (no ornaments, can’t find them – I think they are in the storage unit) and the stockings for St. 253 more words

Family

The Shepherds Speak (Luke 2:9-11)

THE SHEPHERDS SPEAK
LUKE 2:9-11
WALKING THROUGH THE 25 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS

The spectacular angelic visitation to the shepherds the night of the Nativity is a familiar refrain of the Christmas season. 947 more words

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