What does Christmas mean to you? Here are some songs to help you focus on Jesus today. Merry Christmas.
I love Christmas music, and I listen to an eclectic mix of styles. However, I am finding there are also some songs I turn off immediately. I’m sure you do, too. But in case our tastes are in sync, I’d like to share a few of my favorites. Enjoy. The First Noel/Mary, Mary: Sarah McLachlan… Read More
Christmas and Easter—God’s Gift & Our Hope
something that is shocking, upsetting, or unacceptable Jesus began his life with scandal—a young girl impregnated by the Holy Spirit. Who’s going to ever believe that crazy story? Not Joseph, the man she was betrothed to. Not her parents. Not her friends. Not the village elders. Or the gossips or the… Read More
I highly recommend Wayne Stiles’ 3-video set, A Virtual Tour of the Birth of Christ. It’s a wonderful way to see, learn, and study during Advent. Enjoy. I have been a member of Walking the Bible Lands since its inception as a website. Do you study the Bible? If you are interested in connecting the… Read More
Store Clerk: “What is Santa giving you for Christmas.” 5-year-old: “Santa’s not real; he’s just a nice story we tell at Christmas time. You may make-believe if you want to—it’s fun.” This is a paraphrase of my granddaughter’s conversation, echoing her grandmother via her mother. “It’s a fun story to enjoy, but it’s not real. What do… Read More
Why Christmas is Merry! Just before 700 BC, the Biblical prophet Micah prophesied that the Messiah would be born in the town of Bethlehem, and it happened just as he said. The Bible tells us that only God knows the future. If you are someone who wants some proof before you even consider that this… Read More