Monthly Archives: December 2016

Audacious Hope: Christmas 2016

And they shall name him Emmanuel, which means ‘God is with us.’ Matthew 1:23 Christmas comes every year — in peacetime and in war; in times of sorrow and of joy; in sickness and in health. No matter our feelings … Continue reading

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Making Christmas Real

Making Christmas Real The wilderness and dry land shall be glad, the desert shall rejoice and blossom; like the crocus it shall blossom abundantly, and rejoice with joy and singing. . . Strengthen the weak hands, and make firm the … Continue reading

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A Path and a Little Light to See By

In those days John the Baptist appeared in the wilderness of Judea, proclaiming, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” This is the one of whom the prophet Isaiah spoke when he said, “The voice of one crying … Continue reading

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