Tag: suffering

The First Look

By Diane Gray It’s true, a picture is worth a thousand words. As an amateur photographer, I am always hoping to capture that one picture that truly tells a story, a story of a lifetime, a story of love, a…

For He Will Save

In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. And the virgin’s name was Mary. And he came to her…

They Spread the Word

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 went to their own town to…

Became Flesh and Dwelt Among Us

“…they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” ~ Mattew 1:23 Immanuel ~ God with us is one of my favorite aspects of Christmas! I know, it’s a very common theme, but it’s a meditation that never fails to…