I Need You Christmas

“All the Christmas presents in the world are worth nothing without the presence of Christ.” – David Jeremiah.  Christmas is many things to many people. To some, it is time off work or a holiday bonus. For others, it is a time to give gifts to others and to receive gifts in return. For others,…

Advent: A Love Story

“For this is how God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.” – John 3:16.  Advent is a season filled with expectations. It’s a time when we remember the world waiting for a coming Savior, and celebrate the…

Focus On The Future

“On that day his feet will stand on the Mount of Olives, east of Jerusalem. And the Mount of Olives will split apart, making a wide valley running from east to west. Half the mountain will move toward the north and half toward the south…Then the Lord my God will come, and all his holy…

You Are God’s Masterpiece

“For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.” – Ephesians 2:10. You are God’s masterpiece. Wait a minute, that can’t be right. I don’t feel like a masterpiece. It seems more logical to view ourselves as a…

Give God Control

“We do not know the play. We do not even know whether we are in Act I or Act V. We do not know who are the major and who the minor characters are. The Author knows. ― C.S. Lewis, The World’s Last Night: And Other Essays.  If we were honest with ourselves, most of us would…