• The literal translation of the word Messiah is Anointed One. Jesus was the Anointed Messiah and was sent by God to save us from our sins. - #Messiah #12DaysOfChristmas #NamesOfJesus

    12 Names of Jesus: Messiah

    The literal translation of the word Messiah is Anointed One. In Old Testament times, prophets and priests were anointed by oil when they were chosen for their positions. The anointing was a sign that God had chosen them and had blessed them for the work He had given them to do. Messiah When Andrew, a disciple of John the Baptist,…

  • Advent: The Candle of Love

    he word Advent means “to come toward, to draw near or to approach.” and today marks the third Sunday in the Advent. Today the candle of Love will be lit on the advent wreath. A new candle will be lit each Sunday. Some people put a final candle in the center to represent Christ that is lit on Christmas Day.

  • What is the Significance of Jesus calling Himself the Bread of Life? - 12 Names of Jesus- Day 3 -- #12DaysOfChristmas #NamesOfJesus

    12 Names of Jesus: Bread of Life

    I don’t know about you but I love bread! There is just something so satisfying about eating a piece of fresh, warm bread with butter. One of the greatest miracles that Jesus did was to feed 5000 people with five loaves of bread and and 2 fish. This act was not to meet a social need but was rather an…

  • Jesus called Himself the Light of the World. What is the significance of this and what does it mean? - #NamesOfJesus #12DaysOfChristmas

    12 Names of Jesus: The Light of the World

    Jesus is called the Light of the World and for good reason. He was born to be a beacon to a lost world. But what does it mean to be a light? What is the significance to Jesus being called The Light? Light of the World In Genesis 1:3, God spoke light into existence. Until that time, the Earth was…

  • The Word is God and because Jesus is God in the flesh, Jesus was explained to be The Word in the Gospel of John. - #NamesOfJesus #12DaysOfChristmas

    12 Names of Jesus: The Word

    Over the next 12 days, we will explore different names that were given to Jesus. Today, we explore the name of Jesus; The Word. We hope that you find this series enlightening and that you will decide to explore the names of Jesus in depth.   The Word The Word is God and because Jesus is God in the flesh and…

  • A 12 Part Devotion Series to learn about 12 of the names of Jesus. #NamesOfJesus @12DaysOfChristmas

    12 Names of Jesus: A Christmas Celebration

    To celebrate the Christmas season, we want to start a devotion series on the blog. This series will be a study of the 12 Names of Jesus. This will begin on December 13 and end on Christmas Eve. 12 Names of Jesus Introduction What could be more perfect than learning more about Jesus to celebrate the Christmas season? Each day…

  • Today the candle of peace with be lit on the advent wreath. This candle is is to help us focus on the peace that comes through Jesus Christ. - #Advent #Christmas

    Advent: The Candle of Peace

    The word Advent means “to come toward, to draw near or to approach.” and today marks the second Sunday in the Advent. Today the candle of peace with be lit on the advent wreath. This candle is is to help us focus on the peace that comes through Jesus Christ. If you are looking for ideas to celebrate the advent…

  • What is God asking you to leave behind so you can be closer to Him? The Story of Ruth and Naomi is a perfect example of making sacrifices for God and God honoring it. - #Ruth #Devotion

    What Must You Leave Behind?

    Sometimes, life can take an unexpected turn and important decisions have to be made. When embarking on the unknown, it is imperative that you decide what to leave behind. No matter what the unexpected event is, it has probably changed your life in some way. There was no plan and the decisions can’t be lingered over. Action must be taken…

  • A Promise Worth Waiting For - 'It is much better to strengthen your resolve to wait on God than it is to force what we think God's will should be.' - Jeremiah 29:11 - #GodsPromises #Christianity

    A Promise Worth Waiting For

    God’s promise is a promise worth waiting for. What kinds of things are you waiting for in life? A new job, the perfect person to be your spouse, a baby or better health? Are you starting to feel that God is ignoring your requests? There are stories in the Bible that shows us that God has a plan for our…

  • The First Candle in the Advent Wreath stands for Hope. How has Christ brought hope to your lives? - #AdventSunday #Advent #Christmas

    Advent: The Candle of Hope

    The word Advent means “to come toward, to draw near or to approach.” and today marks the first Sunday in the Advent. Today the candle of hope with be lit on the advent wreath. A new candle will be lit each Sunday. Some people put a final candle in the center to represent Christ that is lit on Christmas Day.…