“Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me?Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.” Psalm 42:1 Not gonna lie, I’m feeling down today. I often wonder why I feel this way. I have no reason to really–just the circumstances of life, I suppose. Disappointments, failures, various… Read More God is our Source of Hope–Always!
This lesson focuses on making a New Year a year of prayer, but you could use it anytime you wanted a lesson to teach about prayer. It teaches the acronym P.R.A.Y. and uses the Lord’s prayer as a model. It includes a lesson from God’s Word, a Connection to Christ and Gospel Presentation, a memory… Read More Make this Year a Year of Prayer Bible Study Lesson for Older and Younger Kids
“The angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. This will be a sign to you: You will find a baby wrapped in cloths and lying in a… Read More Thoughts on Christmas-Peace on Earth
The Account of the Magi (Wise Men) The Account of the Magi (Wise Men) It’s just part of the package, isn’t it? The wise men. You just can’t have a proper Christmas production without them. These men, however many there actually were, travelling many miles from the East seeking the King, paint a beautiful picture… Read More The Faith of the Wise Men
Has God ever changed your plans? Or maybe I should ask when was the last time God changed your plans? What was your reaction? Reading the “Christmas Story” we get a little peek into the reactions of Joseph and Mary as God announces the new “Game Plan” for their lives Joseph’s Side of the Story:… Read More Thoughts on Christmas: When God Changes our Plans