How, then, can they call on the one they have not believed in? And how can they believe in the one of whom they have not heard? And how can they hear without someone... - Romans 10:14-15
This series will give insight on each week of Advent and what each candle in the Advent wreath represents.
Around the holidays it is easy to be overwhelmed by huge to-do lists and party-planning. It's so easy to feel so busy with friends and family and yet still feel lonely. This year, we want to rediscover Christmas, and to rediscover the power of Christ. Rediscovering Christmas is all about rediscovering Jesus—taking practical steps to place Him at the center right where He belongs, celebrating the beauty of His coming, showcasing our wonderful Savior to the world.
Maybe you’ve heard it said that when God closes a door, he opens a window. But most times this is not a simultaneous act, and for good reason. He may be preparing us or be still arranging the circumstances. He is definitely teaching us patience and trust.
Read my story of how I discovered that the Bible is a reliable source through a simple overview of a book that was given to me as an unexpected gift.
The abundant life Jesus offers you is a journey of faith. It won't happen by accident. Daily surrender is required, but it's not about letting go and letting God. It's about running to Jesus, holding on to him, and saying "Yes" to what he asks you to do. It's admitting that you can't do it without him — that you need the Holy Spirit to empower you.