Does Jesus Care?

That question has been asked by His disciples, immortalized in song, and resonates with many today. Why is there so much pain and suffering in our world if God is a loving God? Why do the innocent suffer? How do

Does Jesus Care?

That question has been asked by His disciples, immortalized in song, and resonates with many today. Why is there so much pain and suffering in our world if God is a loving God? Why do the innocent suffer? How do

Christmas Gifts

A gift for the Savior-  a presumptuous thought, A gift fit for Him Who with His blood bought My great salvation so full and so free How could I bring Him a gift?  …from me!   A gift for my Savior- O what

Christmas Gifts

A gift for the Savior-  a presumptuous thought, A gift fit for Him Who with His blood bought My great salvation so full and so free How could I bring Him a gift?  …from me!   A gift for my Savior- O what

God With Us

The Word, robed in human flesh. God became a man (The tiny Babe of Bethlehem) To fulfill His plan. ~ Before all that is- He was Forever glorified. Dwelling in love eternally At His Father’s side. ~ God revealed Himself

God With Us

The Word, robed in human flesh. God became a man (The tiny Babe of Bethlehem) To fulfill His plan. ~ Before all that is- He was Forever glorified. Dwelling in love eternally At His Father’s side. ~ God revealed Himself

Christmas Joy

Long ago in Bethlehem On that first Christmas night The Son of God was born a man. Behold! The wondrous sight.   A Baby, tiny, frail and weak The Word made flesh, concealed. The love of God poured out to

Christmas Joy

Long ago in Bethlehem On that first Christmas night The Son of God was born a man. Behold! The wondrous sight.   A Baby, tiny, frail and weak The Word made flesh, concealed. The love of God poured out to

Fear, Freedom, and Faith

Someone sent me the following quote from Joseph Bottum and it started me thinking. In the December 2009 edition of First Things, editor Joseph Bottum writes a strong appeal for immediate action in defense of our religious liberty.  He warns,

Fear, Freedom, and Faith

Someone sent me the following quote from Joseph Bottum and it started me thinking. In the December 2009 edition of First Things, editor Joseph Bottum writes a strong appeal for immediate action in defense of our religious liberty.  He warns,

The Glory of Christ’s Resurrection

Passion Week is over and by now the Protestant, Roman Catholic, and Orthodox Churches have celebrated the physical resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ from the dead.  The agony of Good Friday is suddenly transformed into the joy of Resurrection

The Glory of Christ’s Resurrection

Passion Week is over and by now the Protestant, Roman Catholic, and Orthodox Churches have celebrated the physical resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ from the dead.  The agony of Good Friday is suddenly transformed into the joy of Resurrection

Lenten Musings 2012

February 22nd is Ash Wednesday- the beginning of the Christian season of Lent.  The observance of Lent goes back almost 2000 years when it was kept for two or three days as a time of soul-searching, repentance and reflection.  In

Lenten Musings 2012

February 22nd is Ash Wednesday- the beginning of the Christian season of Lent.  The observance of Lent goes back almost 2000 years when it was kept for two or three days as a time of soul-searching, repentance and reflection.  In