Posts tagged with ‘Christmas’

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12/18/20 GOD’S LOVE FOR US WAS REVEALED IN THE COMING OF JESUS

by Barry Lovett

“The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows His handiwork.” Psalm 19:1. You don’t have to gaze long at the night sky to marvel at the wonder of God’s awe-inspiring handiwork. But the nightly show we experience is nothing compared to the glory that God displayed when He sent His Son to […]

12/17/20 GOD’S HIGHEST GIFT SHOULD AWAKEN OUR DEEPEST GRATITUDE

by Barry Lovett

“And you…He has reconciled in the body of His flesh through death, to present you holy, and blameless and above reproach in His sight.” Colossians 1:21-22. We often think of Christmas as a season of giving.  Most of us try hard to find gifts that friends and family will like, but not all gifts are equal. […]

12/16/20 THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS IS JESUS

by Barry Lovett

“I bring you good tidings of great joy which will be to all people.” Luke 2:10. After Adam and Eve disobeyed God, joy was lost.  God expelled them from their garden home. Life outside the garden was not easy.  Adam and Eve had to work hard for their food.  The reality of death was everywhere, and animals preyed […]

12/15/20 CHRISTMAS IS A MESSAGE OF LOVE, REDEMPTION, AND HOPE

by Barry Lovett

“God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets, has in these last days spoken to us by His Son.”  Hebrews 1:1-2.  In the Old Testament, God spoke to His people through the prophets and many rejected God’s Word. We may be awed by the inexplicable mystery […]

12/24/19 TAKE THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS WITH YOU EVERY DAY

by Barry Lovett

“Then the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things that they had heard and seen, as it was told them.” Luke 2:20. The shepherds heard an angel announce the birth of the Savior, followed by a “multitude of the heavenly host praising God”.  After they found Mary, Joseph, and the Baby in Bethlehem, the […]