Christmas Blessings

All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet: 23 “The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel” (which means “God with us”).(Matthew 1:22-23 NIV) Merry Christmas!!!! As we celebrate Immanuel, God with us, we give thanks that we serve a God who has revealed himself through… More Christmas Blessings

God’s Love for Joseph — A Reflection on Matthew 1:18-24

Imagine that you have a friend, who is engaged to be married, and with their fiancé they have completed the preparations for the wedding ceremony and celebration. Invitations have been sent out and bookings made. And then at that last moment, the relationship breaks up because of infidelity. What could you say to your friend?… More God’s Love for Joseph — A Reflection on Matthew 1:18-24

From Disaster to Delight – Graham and Ellie’s December News

For the Lord your God is living among you. He is a mighty savior. He will take delight in you with gladness. With his love, he will calm all your fears. He will rejoice over you with joyful songs.~Zephaniah 3:17 (NLT) This is a tale of two very different cross-cultural assignment experiences of a young woman we’ll… More From Disaster to Delight – Graham and Ellie’s December News

Prepare the Way for the Lord — An Advent Reflection on Matthew 3:1-12

Today marks the second week of Advent, and our Bible reading turns our attention to the days before Jesus began his public ministry. This month there has been roadworks on the campus we live in. The roads around the site are gravelled and inclined to potholes. For 3 weeks there was grading, rolling, lots of… More Prepare the Way for the Lord — An Advent Reflection on Matthew 3:1-12