Would you leave your cozy home to help someone in need? How about to help the world? Here is a heartwarming Christmas story to read to your children that thoughtfully and joyously explains the reason for the season.Read More
John the Baptist knew the prophecies about the coming Messiah. When he saw Jesus coming toward him at the Jordan River, he exclaimed, “Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!” (John 1:29). So why did John send messengers to Jesus (Matt. 11:3) to ask him if he was the Coming One?Read More
The buildup to Jesus’ birth didn’t include the lights, caroling, or cookie parties that we find in Christmas festivities today. Rather, Jesus came into the world amid exceedingly humble circumstances. Still, it is perfectly fitting for us to celebrate Jesus’ birth joyously with overflowing hearts of gratitude. Here are three wonderful reasons to rejoice.Read More
Everyone who has ever heard of Jesus has responded in some way to the news of his birth. The Christmas account in the second chapter of Matthew showcases three groups of people and how the birth of Jesus revealed their hearts. You likely know people who fit into one of these three categories today.