Repent and believe the gospel

Repent and believe the gospel

“The voice of one crying in the wilderness:‘Prepare the way of the Lord;Make His paths straight.Every valley shall be filledAnd every mountain and hill brought low;The crooked places shall be made straightAnd the rough ways smooth;And all flesh shall see the salvation...
This will be the sign

This will be the sign

And this will be the sign to you: You will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.” (Luke 2:12 NKJV). The announcement of Jesus’ birth to the shepherds was great news, not just for them but for all people – that Christ was born,...
Let it be to me according to your word

Let it be to me according to your word

The angel Gabriel had just explained to Mary what was about to take place in her life, namely, that she, as a virgin, would be the God-bearer, the human vessel through whom Christ would be born into the world.  Few of us ever know with certainty what the future...
Lending to God

Lending to God

“When we have pity on the poor, we are lending to God at interest; and when we give to the lowly, we are giving to God: in a spiritual sense, we are sacrificing a sweet fragrance to Him.”- St. Cyprian of Carthage This week, many people will spend...
Sacramental Christmas

Sacramental Christmas

And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us… John 1:14a This is the Incarnation, the Son of God, born into the world the way all babies are born, messy, raw, real, flesh and blood. Christmas is the enfleshment of God.  Hopeless, sin-filled, humanity, lost and...
Merry Christmas…

Merry Christmas…

Merry Christmas Jesus is born. The Savior has come. And this is Christmas, the Nativity in the Flesh of our Lord and God and Saviour Jesus Christ. At Christmas, we celebrate the birth as a man of the Son of God, the one who together with the Father and the Holy Spirit...