Tag Archives: Book of Luke

Lent With A Bang!

He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. He stood up to read,and the scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling … Continue reading

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Regeneration at Advent

Scripture reference: Luke 1:5-25. The narrative of Zacharias and Elisabeth. It’s a new day and time. Since the time of Malachi, Israel has been overrun and dominated by foreign powers. By the time of Luke, we see the Roman Empire … Continue reading

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Silent Night, Peaceful Night

Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests. Luke 2:14 (New International Version) It’s Christmas Day 2017. Despite the rancor and strife in our world, I hope and pray for … Continue reading

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Peace…

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men. Luke 2:14 (King James Version) It’s now Christmas Day in my neck of the woods, so let me wish you a Merry and Blessed Christmas to … Continue reading

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Prophecy at Advent

The voice of him that crieth in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Isaiah 40:3  And thou, child, shalt be called the prophet of the Highest: for … Continue reading

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Silence at Advent

18 Zechariah asked the angel, “How can I be sure of this? I am an old man, and my wife is old too.” 19 The angel said to him, “I am Gabriel. I serve God. I have been sent to speak to … Continue reading

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An Advent for the Rest of Us

The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me,     because the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor;     he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives,     and the opening … Continue reading

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