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“Simeon said to Mary his [Jesus’] mother, ‘This child marks both the failure and the recovery of many in Israel.’” Luke 2:33 According to customs established by Moses, Simeon blessed Baby Jesus. Then he told Mary about the child’s extreme … Continue reading

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All I want for Christmas . . .

“So, my very dear friends, don’t get thrown off course. Every desirable and beneficial gift comes out of heaven. James 1:17                                        … Continue reading

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Giving with delight …

“God loves it when the giver delights in the giving.” 2 Corinthians 9:10 Many Christmas seasons ago, I met a family who had recently relocated to our city. One evening the mother called the church office where I worked and … Continue reading

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No dead flashlight batteries in heaven …

“No one will need lamplight or sunlight. The shining of God, the Master, is all the light anyone needs.” Revelation 22:5 For the past couple of Christmas seasons, I’ve bought flashlights for my two grandsons, who are six and four, … Continue reading

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Follow the Light

“It (the star) led them on until it hovered over the place of the child.” Matthew 2:9 Last night as I drove home I notice only a few houses continued to display outdoor Christmas decorations. As turned on to my … Continue reading

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Nothing in My Stocking — Daily Meditation Moment

“You had God’s Law handed to you by angels—gift wrapped!” Acts 7:53 (The Message Bible) I cut short this scripture in Acts, because I didn’t like the ending. Jesus had already been killed on the cross, and now those who … Continue reading

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May the Light Shine on You — Daily Meditation Moment

“Remember those early days after you first saw the light? Those were the hard times.” Hebrews 10:32 (The Message Bible) My son gave us a used 7-foot tall artificial Christmas with 900 white lights. My husband and I assembled and … Continue reading

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Advent(ure) to Christmas — Daily Meditation Moment

“It will seem like all hell has broken loose–sun, moon, stars, earth, sea, in an uproar and everyone all over the world in a panic, the wind knocked out of them by the threat of doom, the powers -that-be quaking.” … Continue reading

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Jesus is the Light — Daily Meditation Moment

December 25 “Everything was created through him [God]; nothing – not one thing – came into being without him. What came into existence was Life, and the Life was Light to live by. The Life-Light blazed out of the darkness; … Continue reading

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Out of the Darkness — Daily Meditation Moment

December 21 “The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light.” Isaiah 9:2 (The Message) Today is the declared first day of winter—the winter solstice, which astronomically marks the beginning of shortening nights and lengthening days. To me, … Continue reading

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