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
"O Come, O Come, Emmanuel” is much more than a beloved Christmas song. Theologian J. V. Fesko explains how this hymn also strikingly unpacks the birth of Christ as it moves from the shadows of the Old Testament into the light of the New Testament with the revelation of God in Christ.Read More
The King of the universe born in a cattle stall? That's a hard sell. The great question posed to the human race has always been: Do we have the faith necessary to rest in such a Savior? Do we trust that a strong and sure salvation can come from one who seems so small and so inadequate?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.