God’s Presence

God’s Presence

Christmas is a time to reflect on the significance of God’s presence in the birth of Jesus of Nazareth.  If you simply view the birth of Jesus as the beginning of a baby, that would become a very special man with a powerful message, who was tragically killed by the...

Continue reading

light and darkness

Light and Darkness

We continue our series “The Divine Prequel” by examining the images of light and darkness found in John 1:4-13. The Apostle John writes, “4 In him was life, and that life was the light of men. 5 The light shines in the darkness, but the darkness has not understood it.”...

Continue reading

created for a purpose

Created for a Purpose

Have you ever arrived late at a movie, missing the first ten minutes of the show, and then realize you really don’t get what’s going on in the picture? I have done this very action and realize how disorienting missing the beginning of a movie can be for understanding what...

Continue reading