The Inn And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn. (Lk. 2:7) Often times we wonder why our Savior had to be born in a stable and laid inContinue Reading

The Harvest As we travel around and select the fruit of the harvest we enjoy the fresh corn, apples, peaches, squash, pumpkins and so on… but we recognize, The harvest is past, the summer is ended, and we are not saved. (Jer. 8:20). This is a sad truth and PaulContinue Reading

THE GREAT SHAKING In several occasions of scripture we find Jesus retreating to the mountains. His search for solitude, to be alone with God, rest and recuperation make this an inviting place. We too, decided to take an endeavor to The Green Mountains of Vermont, The White Mountains of NewContinue Reading

VICTORY THROUGH ADVERSITY The adversity of the cross became the greatest victory of all time! And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross. (Php. 2:8) Ought not Christ to have suffered these things, and to enterContinue Reading

  Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.   (II Cor. 5:17) New… (1) Different from one of the same category that has existed previously. (2) Of dissimilar origin and usually of superior quality.Continue Reading

A few times in my life I’ve really questioned God on why He allowed things to happen the way they did. Most of the time I could see clearly as I got past the situation. We’ve all been there. We’ve all faced times where we suffered pain in some formContinue Reading

Go and proclaim these words toward the north, and say Return, thou backsliding Israel, saith the LORD; and I will not cause mine anger to fall upon you: for Ibam merciful, saith the LORD, and I will not keep anger forever. (Jer. 3:12) For several years now we have feltContinue Reading

Oh, how easy it is for us to get wrapped up in all the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season. Before too long, we find that we’ve placed the real meaning of this time of year on the back burner. Throughout the busyness of these last few weeks, we’veContinue Reading

Halloween, the fall holiday celebrated each year on October 31st. A day with historical connotations of ghosts, spirits of the dead and pagan traditions of the dark underworld. Now we have received, not the spirit of the world, but the spirit which is of God; that we might know theContinue Reading

THE REVELATION Sounds like John writing the final book of the bible, when he experiences the revelation (the unveiling) of Jesus Christ and a divine vision of things that are yet to come. Though that is not exactly what happened to us it seems pretty close in some ways… WeContinue Reading