Tag Archives: Jesus

Abram’s Travel Adventures

Genesis 12:10-20 After God called Abram, he packed up everything and everyone in his rather considerable household and set off for a destination God would show him, and as we discussed in the last section, this is one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

God’s Call

Maybe I’m crazy but I think Abraham is someone we should remember when we consider the “Christmas Story”. Oh, I realize that the birth of Christ came some 2,000 years after he died, so I’m not suggesting he’s a character … Continue reading

Posted in Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TLP Inspiration: 12/17/18

Zechariah’s Song Luke 1:67-80 At some point after Mary’s song, it was Zechariah’s turn. His was a prophetic song and though it was primarily about his son, it also included elemental references to the Messiah he would serve… And you, … Continue reading

Posted in Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mary Sees Elizabeth

At that time Mary got ready and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judea, where she entered Zechariah’s home and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the baby leaped in her womb, and Elizabeth was filled with the … Continue reading

Posted in Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mary has a Visitor

Luke 1:26-38 Six months after Elizabeth became pregnant; the angel Gabriel pays a visit to Mary in Nazareth: “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.” Have you ever read legal notices in the newspaper? Years ago I … Continue reading

Posted in Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TLP Inspiration: 12/13/18

Posted in Christian living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Armor of God

Ephesians 6:10-20 Ah yes, the famous passage on the armor of God, a passage many know by heart, a favorite sermon passage and a favorite devotional passage rich with metaphor and meaning; a wonderful passage. I thought that I’d approach … Continue reading

Posted in Bible | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments