Monthly Archives: December 2011

25. I Love You!

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. —John 3:16 When the last present is opened under the tree, remember that the best … Continue reading

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24. Great Joy to All!

Joy to the World the Lord is come, let earth receive her King! The angel announced to the shepherds: Luke 2:10 I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people. 11 For there is born … Continue reading

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23. His Glory Shines!

Luke 2:9 And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid….13 And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising … Continue reading

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22. The Creator & Fixer

John 1: 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was … Continue reading

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21. Shepherds & The Lamb

The glory of the Lord lit up the field outside Bethlehem, as God chose faithful shepherds to be the first to hear, that the earth’s Savior had finally come. Guardians who raised countless sheep to be delivered to the Temple … Continue reading

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20. Her Seed?

The plan to bring Jesus into the earth did not start nine months or even a few years before He came, but it was at the least milleniums in the planning. The first announcement of Jesus’ birth came as soon … Continue reading

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19. Wrapped with Salvation

Jesus was not only wrapped in swaddling clothes, He was wrapped with the message of Salvation. Gabriel told Mary, “Call His name JESUS (Luke 1:31).”  Jesus means Jehovah is salvation, or savior.  Later her praise was,  And my spirit has … Continue reading

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18. There Is Room!

Luke 2:7 NKJV—And she brought forth her firstborn Son, and wrapped Him in swaddling cloths, and laid Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn. There was no room for our ancestors, Adam and … Continue reading

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17. The Manger Bed

I love the story of Jesus being laid in a manger, which would be some kind of barn, where  there were animals.  A very interesting setting bordering on quirky for a baby nursery.  But could it be much more?  Perhaps … Continue reading

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16. The Journey

Bethlehem was just a small town, about  five miles south of the city of Jerusalem.  It was King David’s birthplace.  Mary and Joseph lived about 80 miles north in Nazareth in Galilee. An Israeli Ruler is forecasted to come from … Continue reading

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