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God’s Christmas Joy

Sunday, December 29th, 2019 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Christmas is a time of great joy. Joy runs through the whole season. Mary joyfully sings God’s praise when she visits Elizabeth, angels bring the shepherds “news of great joy which will be to all the people” and one ...

Bethlehem

Wednesday, December 25th, 2019 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

At the Christmas season, the old saying that All Roads Lead to Rome must, for believers, change to All Roads Lead to Bethlehem. For, though Rome displayed the power and authority of an empire, Bethlehem reveals the deeper majesty and ...

More than “Welcome”

Saturday, December 14th, 2019 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

“Mi casa es su casa!” I think these five words (“My house is your house!”) express a welcome more generous and warm than the simple word “Welcome!” ever could. I like to think that the time of Advent is a ...

A Thought for Christmas 2018

Monday, December 24th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized, writing | No Comments »

  Fling wide the door for Jesus’ coming. Open your soul, Stretch out the arms of your mind, Expand your heart, Run to meet the Eternal Light.   You deprive yourself of Christ if you close the door of your heart. He could force his way in if ...

Shame in the Garden

Friday, November 16th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

It started so well, the relationship between our first parents and God. Each day, the Book of Genesis suggests, God, Adam, and Eve would meet in the afternoon breeze to spend time with each other talking, listening and walking through ...