Tag Archives: Christmas

He is Here (Revelation 3:20)

Forgotten first love, our hunger is lacking We’ve left Him adrift in a sea of disdain He stands at the door, awaiting the asking.   We no longer see what with Him we obtain The Vine feeds the branch, but we want our poison We’ve left Him adrift in a sea of disdain.   Hold […]

Child

The afterward calm, The inner silence He provides Is the real Christmas; The giving of grace and love Knowing I am His child, too.

Hope is I AM

Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham was born, I AM.” John 8:58 “I am he,” Jesus said. (Judas, who betrayed him, was standing with them.) John 18:5 Often, we Christians celebrate the life, death and resurrection of Jesus, but forget about his life. Yes, there are close to three […]

MORE is a 4-letter Word

or 4 Ways to Resist the Drive to Acquire Richard J. Foster, in Freedom of Simplicity*, said, “The fruit of the Spirit is not push, drive, climb, grasp and trample.” Yet during the holidays, reason, particularly in families with children, seems to fly out the window. This is not to lay blame because the clamor […]