Christmas Week Meditations No 3

It is Christmas morning! Here at our home in Florida it is a beautiful sunny day (expected high of 70 this afternoon). We can only find “white” along our Emerald Coast, and although I sometimes miss the snow, I am perfectly fine with the white sands! My meditation this morning is from Matthew 1:21-23:  And…

Christmas Week Meditations No. 2

Do you have some favorite Christmas passages? I do. This week I am celebrating Christmas by meditating through several of my favorites. Isaiah 61:1-3 is one of mine.  In this passage, Isaiah writes about the Messiah and what He would do. He had already written about how the Messiah would come (Isaiah 7:14 – a…

Christmas Week Meditations No. 1

Do you have some favorite Christmas passages? I do. This week I am celebrating Christmas by meditating through several of my favorites. Luke 2:8-20 is one of them.  In this passage, Luke records the story of the angels appearing to the shepherds who “were abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night”…

Seven Days to a Better Marriage (Day Seven)

A few days ago I introduced this series of articles. You can read the introduction here. REVIEW Congratulations on spending a week investing in one of your most prized possessions: your marriage!  Spend some time today thinking through the truths highlighted in Ephesians.  Wouldn’t you agree that any of us can improve?  Remember that God Himself…

Seven Days to a Better Marriage (Day Six)

A few days ago I introduced this series of articles. You can read the introduction here. INTIMACY Read Ephesians 5:15-33 Key verse: 31 The subject of intimacy is yet another vital matter in a marriage relationship.  It includes everything from closeness to loyalty to romance to sexuality!  It is incredible important and yet often overlooked.  This…