Tag Archives: Book of Luke

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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The Divine Appointment

And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up: and, as his custom was, he went into the synagogue on the sabbath day, and stood up for to read. And there was delivered unto him the book of … Continue reading

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