Monthly archive for December 2011

The coming of Jesus

But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger.” (Luke 2:10-12 NIV) An angel of the Lord, not the angel of the lord, but a messenger from God, one who has come to serve those who will inherit salvation. The opening words are ( apart from

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Fear

What are you afraid of? The first thing you will think of is a natural thing, maybe spiders, maybe the dark, maybe worms. But there are many more things. They become walls, penning you in, constraining your path, getting taller and taller, blocking out the light and keeping you in darkness. Behind each wall are those who whisper the lies that built the wall in the first place. The mystery is that these are not walls of mans making ( though you actually built them – or allowed the building), for you can put your hand right though them, yet

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Nothing is impossible with God

Luke 1:37 Nothing is impossible with God. I read it and I feel an excitement stir within me as I start to dream of what could happen. Your initial reaction may be, but that’s selfish, but it depends on what you are dreaming about and where your heart is. Sure, if you are full of materialistic want and you think that nothing is impossible with God, then you will free wheel into wanted lust of stuff and the building of your own kingdom and the stocking up of your own barns. But with a sanctified heart, dreaming of how God

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