Such amazing grace! Our mighty Lord sat on a throne in harmony with The Father and the Holy Spirit. He was high and lifted up! The train of His holy robe so grand that it filled the temple. His glory illuminated the heavens. ?Then one day, in absolute humility and obedience our holy Lord stepped… Continue reading High and Lifted Up
When reading the Christmas story, it's impossible to forget that the shepherds are a part of the event. One of my dearest friend's little was a sheep in his preschool Christmas pageant. Shepherds are mentioned everywhere when it comes to Christmas, but why are they important? And why did the angels appear first to the… Continue reading Why Shepherds?
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Memories of standing in an old Sunday school teacher's house and singing Christmas carols by candlelight abound as I read today's scripture passage. My heart's reflections of O Holy Night evokes my wonder. Was that holiest of holy nights a quiet time? Was it a time and place where the world around… Continue reading Reflection of Glory – Advent Day 14
Compliance with an order, request, or law; submission to another's authority. This is how the Oxford English Dictionary defines obedience. How many times in life have you been asked to do something and refused to do it? The request may not be something substantial. Maybe just picking something up from the store. Sometimes we forget,… Continue reading A Single Act of Obedience – Advent Day 13
Writing the blog for each day of Advent is usually pretty smooth. Yet tonight I struggle to focus on the process. Instead, I cannot help continually return to four words found in today's scripture reading. "Behold He is coming." (Malachi 3:1b) That word, behold. It always stands out in scripture, yet tonight it nearly jumps off of… Continue reading Behold – Advent Day 12