When Joseph woke up, he did as the angel of the Lord commanded and took Mary as his wife. But he did not have sexual relations with her until her son was born. And Joseph named him Jesus.
He will stand to lead his flock with the Lord’s strength, in the majesty of the name of the Lord his God.
“And I will forgive their wickedness, and I will never again remember their sins.”
2nd Day of Christmas + In the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen! Opening – Isaiah 50:10 (NLT) Who among you fears the Lord and obeys his servant? If you are walking in darkness,… Read More ›
All who heard the shepherds’ story were astonished, but Mary kept all these things in her heart and thought about them often.
God sent him… so that he could adopt us as his very own children.
Let the earth open wide so salvation and righteousness can sprout up together.
Jesus knew that his mission was now finished, and to fulfill Scripture he said, “I am thirsty.” A jar of sour wine was sitting there, so they soaked a sponge in it, put it on a hyssop branch, and held it up to his lips. When Jesus had tasted it, he said, “It is finished!” Then he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. [Read more…]