“For I am about to do something new.  See, I have already begun!  Do you not see it? I will make a pathway through the wilderness. I will create rivers in the dry wasteland. Isaiah 43:19 John the Baptist had a remarkable life. He came to make way for the Messiah and to prepare people’s hearts for salvation, though he did not know ahead of time who the Messiah was to be. He lived a simple and humble life in the wilderness, but was feared by King Herod because of his influence, and was later […]
The Wise Men had arrived in Bethlehem. Mary, Joseph and Jesus were out of the stable and had been living in a house for about two years in Bethlehem by the time the Wise Men came. But who were these Wise Men? They were definitely from the East, probably coming from Persia (modern-day Iran), and would have traveled about 800-900 miles by the stars to get to Bethlehem. The prophet Daniel had been the chief of the court seers at an earlier time in Persia during the Jewish exile, so these men would have been […]

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The Christmas Story Devotional - 31 Days of the Christmas Story from Genesis to John
Come along for the 31 days of December, as we look at the familiar Christmas story and season in a […]
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Two thousand years passed between the time of Adam and Eve and when Abraham arrived on the scene. That was […]