Tag Archives: Christ

The Angels Who Announced Christ’s Birth

I must admit, when reading the story of the angels and the shepherds in Luke chapter two, I’ve always tended to focus more on the shepherds. This year, the angels grabbed my attention. It was like reading the Scripture with … Continue reading

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Time, control and eternal significance

“It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door,” he used to say. “You step into the Road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there is no telling where you might be swept off to.” -Gandalf I’m learning … Continue reading

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On the shepherds of the Christmas story

Like all elements of the Christmas story, the account of the shepherds has been parsed, dissected, interpreted and reinterpreted. For instance, one of the great questions regarding the shepherds is ‘why appear to the shepherds?’ I’ve heard many explain how … Continue reading

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A Christian Manifesto

It is a strange thing to live in a way that is contrary to the flow of society. It is a never ending struggle. The flow is relentless, so our struggle must be constant lest we become swept away by … Continue reading

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Men of God- a guest blog post by Benjamin T. Collier

When asked which Christian writers have been most influential to me personally, the first name that came to mind was John Eldredge. Particularly his books Wild at Heart and Way of the Wild Heart, which deal with the question of … Continue reading

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Consolation of Thanksgiving- a Christmas tale

Simeon knew he wasn’t going to die. His friends were starting to pass away, one by one as age crept forward and their bodies toiled under the increasing passage of time. He knew he wouldn’t die because God had revealed … Continue reading

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Thank-you

(A retelling of Mark 14:1-9) He eats. Gathered with him are the disciples, Simon and other followers. She enters. The room is busy, active. The noises of eating and talking fill every corner. Unnoticed she scans across the room looking … Continue reading

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