Advent: Day 13 – Under the Surface

We do not see how He sees. We think we know what we are looking at but without His truth we see the cracks only. We see what we think is best. He sees the beauty in things we pass right by. We need a washing of eyes. I need this washing of eyes. We…

Advent: Day 12 – The Community

God is at work, everyday at work, in your “little things.” He is behind all the details of our lives -interested and engaged! He cares about what you cry about. The trouble comes when we care more about crying than to seeing His care that comes when we cry. We fail to see His love…

Advent: Day 11 – Poured out love

God weaves a thread all through history that He is coming! Then He arrives as a baby to proclaim that He has come. He gives the gift of Himself on a Cross to a lowly, lonesome, sin-filled people and He pours out loves. Abundant life : to believe that God is where you doubt He…

Advent: Day 10 – Affections

Walk steadily into Advent ….into Christ Himself….into God. If you are anything like me the 10 commandments have always represented law! It is the epitome of a to do list. ADVENT – seeing Gods love come to life – this law in action = is CHRIST You shall have no other God before me = CHRIST…

Advent: Day 9 – The Good

This old-world word: ADVENT has turned new and is coming alive in me and by now we are walking deeper …deeper into Advent. Its more than just observing its joining the experience. We fight hard when we do not see and understand. The blindness of not knowing often causes us to fight relentlessly. Have you…

Advent: Day 8 – The Way

Stairways make my legs tired. In all of our going and doing and still we have to learn to climb. We have stairways of doing good and serving long. We have staircases of measuring up and expectations. In the Bible, Jacob saw a stairway from earth to heaven in a dream. He saw the angels…