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Both Weary & Rejoicing

2021-12-17T17:32:30+00:00

When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceedingly great joy.  Matthew 2:10   BOTH WEARY AND REJOICING   “A Thrill of Hope the Weary World Rejoices” – this line, from the classic Christmas carol, “O Holy Night,” touches my heart in a new way this year. Weary AND Rejoicing, I had honestly never fully considered these two things happening simultaneously, yet the line indicates such an event. Choirs of carolers and Christmas programs alike belt out this verse in joyful jubilee. Where have I been? Was I even listening? Sometimes you cannot unsee what you have seen. Suddenly old things [...]

Both Weary & Rejoicing2021-12-17T17:32:30+00:00

Hurry Up To Slow Down

2021-12-01T14:25:26+00:00

So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger." Luke 2:16 (NIV) "Hurry up! We're going to be late to the choir concert!" "Come on guys. Help me tidy up before our guests arrive." "Is it 6 a.m. already? I gotta get to that door buster sale as soon as it opens so I don't miss out on the deals!" With the holiday season upon us, the music at the mall announces that folks are dreaming of a white Christmas. That may be true. But in reality, many women are dreaming of something else [...]

Hurry Up To Slow Down2021-12-01T14:25:26+00:00
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