Donuts and Devos
At one time, Jacob may have thought life was all about him, but God reminds him it’s about the people - His people, Israel. And God promises to be their God, and protect and save them! We see this transition in Genesis of it no longer being about Jacob...
Showing someone mercy when they have wronged you can be very challenging. When someone is unkind to you, it's only natural to be mean back to them. Except, that's not how God wants us to treat others! Jesus tells us to love one another,
The word epiphany has a number of different meanings that are closely related. It can mean a manifestation, an appearance, a shining light. And that's exactly what Simeon saw as he held the Promised Messiah in his arms.
On this very special episode, we present our first children's Christmas program. A number of young guests join me and Ms. Baker as we read the Christmas story from the book of Luke, sing Christmas carols, and share heartfelt messages about the Good New...
We find ourselves rejoicing with the angels upon the birth of the Promised Child - "Glory to the newborn king!" In the fourth week of Advent, Christmas is just a few short days away as we celebrate God's Son taking on human form and becoming a baby,
God chooses who He allows to see Him and in the Bible, not that many people actually came face to face with God. In fact, to look upon the face of God usually meant death for that person! But Jacob survived a wrestling match in the dark of night,
The angel Gabriel visits Mary and makes the announcement of Jesus Christ's incarnation, changing Mary's life in an instant. God blesses and chooses Mary to be the mother of His Son. It was not because of Mary’s blessedness that she received God’s favor...
Jacob heads back home to Canaan after serving Laban for 20 years. But as he nears the prospect of meeting his brother Esau again, he is filled with fear over how his brother will react after all these years.
God picked Joseph to be Jesus’ adopted father. Joseph came from the house of David, which would fulfill the many prophecies about the Messiah coming from the house of Judah. Jesus would need an earthly father to care for Him, to love and protect Him,
Deception and lying to one another is not how God wants us to treat each other. These are sinful actions, that end up hurting people. That's what happened when Laban tricked Jacob into marrying his eldest daughter Leah,