Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Saturday, December 23

Luke 1: 37 (NIV) “For no word from God will ever fail.” This statement was spoken to Mary at the annunciation. She was told that she would be with child and that her cousin Elizabeth was already that way. A miraculous set of circumstances seeing that Mary was a virgin and Elizabeth assumed to beContinue reading “Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Saturday, December 23”

Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Thursday, December 21

2 Samuel 7 (NLT) 1 After the king was settled in his palace and the Lord had given him rest from all his enemies around him, 2 he said to Nathan the prophet, “Here I am, living in a house of cedar, while the ark of God remains in a tent.” 3 Nathan replied toContinue reading “Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Thursday, December 21”

Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Wednesday, December 20th

26 In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, 27 to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. 28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored!Continue reading “Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Wednesday, December 20th”

Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Monday, December 18

Romans 16:25–27 25 Now all glory to God, who is able to make you strong, just as my Good News says. This message about Jesus Christ has revealed his plan for you Gentiles, a plan kept secret from the beginning of time. 26 But now as the prophets foretold and as the eternal God has commanded, thisContinue reading “Advent 2017 – Up Close and Personal – Monday, December 18”