Mary. The Mother of Jesus. Part Two

This week is Christmas! Who can focus on anything just days before Christmas? Last minute gifts need to be bought, food needs to be prepared, things need to be wrapped! But, before we run off into crazy Christmas land, let’s try and focus on the most important part of Christmas…the Messiah. Part One (If you…

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Mary, the mother of Jesus, the Immanuel. Part One

Sunday night was our Christmas program. It was called ‘The Birthday of a King’. And well, that pretty much describes the play. It was about the birth of Jesus, the King of Kings. One of the songs performed was Mary, Did You Know? And that got me thinking about Mary. We don’t have an abundant…

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A Little Heaven on Earth

You might be seeing a pattern in my posts; songs. Christmas songs are the most beautiful and wonderful songs of the year. Today’s song is called ‘Heaven Everywhere.’ But before we get into the song, I want to talk a little about nostalgia. Nostalgia is a noun and it means to have a sentimental longing…

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And He Shall Be Called.

Around Christmas time we focus on just a couple of different perspectives of the Christmas story. We focus on Christ’s birth, the Star, the shepherds…which is all well and good. But I want to look at something completely different that we might not associate with the Christmas. A couple of months ago I wrote a…

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