Monthly Archives: December 2012

New Ways for Old Paths

Devotion for Christmas Day Luke 2:20 The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told.   (NIV) Christmas was a memorable tradition filled day when I … Continue reading

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Go, See, Speak, Wonder (Come, See, Hear, Wonder)

Advent Devotion for December 24   Luke 2:15-19 When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us … Continue reading

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Holy Praise

Advent Devotion for December 23 Luke 2:13-14  Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men on whom his favor rests.”  … Continue reading

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The Good News

Advent Devotion for December 22 Luke 2:9-12 An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified. But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you … Continue reading

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Joe the Shepherd

Advent Devotion for December 21 Luke 2:8  “There were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night.”  (NIV) Joe the Plumber was the folk hero of the 2008 Presidential Campaign.  He was a down-to-earth hardworking … Continue reading

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In God’s Time

Advent Devotions for December 20    Luke 2:6-7 While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a … Continue reading

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God Works through the World’s Hardships

Advent Devotion for December 19 Luke 2:1-5 In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) And everyone … Continue reading

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