Run to the Secret Place

I don’t want to get caught up with the festivities The celebrations and Christmas parties You’re the reason we enjoy these holidays I will run to the secret place I am grateful for all that you’ve done I am grateful that you haven’t left me Your love plays on and on like a song I’mContinue reading “Run to the Secret Place”

Jesus is the reason we celebrate Christmas (A look back at the background and history of December 25)

Once again, we are reaching one of the favorite times of the year, Christmas. For as long as all of us were born, we have known Christmas to be a celebration where people gather decorations for their homes, shop for their family and friends, and put up a Christmas tree. Although it varies by culture,Continue reading “Jesus is the reason we celebrate Christmas (A look back at the background and history of December 25)”

In these holidays, we can’t forget that we are at war.

“Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.” –Philippians 4:8 The holidays and the end of the year are approaching, and people are hit with depression, frustration,Continue reading “In these holidays, we can’t forget that we are at war.”

For unto us, a Child is Born

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:6 Stay steady, needy and lonely children Hold tight, for you have suffered far too long Firmness has kept you through trials andContinue reading “For unto us, a Child is Born”

How to Identify “Religion” in us

I read an article today on Charisma News about the signs of having a religious spirit that intrigued me. We are reaching the time of Christmas, a time of celebration and traditions. Religion has taught us many things about Christmas and about the condition of this world. If we are not careful, we can getContinue reading “How to Identify “Religion” in us”

The Chapter

Finally, it’s the closing of another chapter The year has ended as the shut of a door You overcame hell and every difficult battle It is time to perceive what I have in store A brand new car and a better-paying job An unquenchable fire to seek the face of the Lord And a double-portionContinue reading “The Chapter”

Christmas: Myths and Facts

We are approaching Dec. 25, a date that is regarded as the favorite holiday all around the world. It is a day of celebration, spending time together, opening many gifts, and dancing many songs. Unfortunately, this world celebrates Christmas out of tradition and not with knowledge and revelation. “Do not conform to the pattern of this world,Continue reading “Christmas: Myths and Facts”