Going halfway can be dangerous

Going halfway can be dangerous

I was just talking with someone recently and he said that if you commit to something you need to commit all the way. Halfway commitment can be dangerous. It’s kind of like baseball… do you do a feet-first slide or a head-first slide? You can try to do a feet-first...
Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night! I’ll be taking a break from my blog until after the New Year.  Have a blessed Christmas as we celebrate the incarnation of our Lord and Savior Jesus.
The Word became Flesh

The Word became Flesh

9 The true light that gives light to everyone was coming into the world. 10 He was in the world, and though the world was made through him, the world did not recognize him. 11 He came to that which was his own, but his own did not receive him. 12 Yet to all who did...
The Grand Miracle

The Grand Miracle

C.S. Lewis called the incarnation “the Grand Miracle.” He wrote this: “The central miracle asserted by Christians is the Incarnation…. Every other miracle prepares for this, or exhibits this, or results from this…. It was the central...
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Start a new family Christmas tradition this year: read aloud the children’s book The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson. Read at a pace of one chapter per evening for a week.  The story is funny and insightful and moving, especially for families with...
Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

“Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your...