Advent, My Poetry, My thoughts

Advent…Today

The Savior - yes, the Messiah, the Lord - has been born today! Luke 2:11 I light the final Advent candle ADVENT - The Child has COME Born in a manger wrapped in swaddling clothes JESUS our Immanuel GOD WITH US the LIGHT of the world This day, this night, the Light comes, and whose… Continue reading Advent…Today

Advent, My Poetry, My thoughts

Advent…God in the manger

She..laid him in a manger, because there was no lodging available for them. Luke 2:7 This God came bare and naked birthed into empty hands that He made for He came to save us brought in vulnerability no throes of power no forces of defeat He was the power and He would defeat but first… Continue reading Advent…God in the manger

Advent, My Poetry, My thoughts

Advent…God with us

She will give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel, which means “God with us.”Matt. 1:23 He came small and fragile just how we are all of our days to love us and meet us where we are to be with us…. what amazing little words ADVENT -God with us! Ann asks… Continue reading Advent…God with us

Advent, My Poetry, My thoughts

Advent…Be a dwelling space for God

Greetings, favored woman! The Lord is with you! Luke 1:28 she was told her promise She was willing to accept it …this Mary mother of God She asked How? and was given an answer As my Pastor Spoke last week ..what was remarkable was that she didn’t ask why… she didn’t think to disqualify herself… Continue reading Advent…Be a dwelling space for God

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Advent …the preparations are already done

Prepare the way for the Lord’s coming. Matt. 3:3 For years I have missed the meaning of Christmas because I was not prepared I did not think of saving in my now so that I could give in my future this season would come and I would be caught unprepared like those who did not… Continue reading Advent …the preparations are already done