Monthly Archives: November 2017

Mark 1:4-11 – Carrier Pigeons of Faith

John the baptizer appeared in the wilderness, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. And people from the whole Judean countryside and all the people of Jerusalem were going out to him, and were baptized by him … Continue reading

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Acts 19:1-7 – Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you became believers?

While Apollos was in Corinth, Paul passed through the interior regions and came to Ephesus, where he found some disciples. He said to them, “Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you became believers?” They replied, “No, we have not … Continue reading

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What is “The Epiphany”?

According to Webster’s, the following defines the word “epiphany.” [Fair Use] Epiphany plural epiphanies – 1. capitalized : January 6 observed as a church festival in commemoration of the coming of the Magi as the first manifestation of Christ to … Continue reading

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John 1:1-18 – The Birth of the Word

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was in the beginning with God. All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. … Continue reading

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Luke 1:26-38 – Finding favor with the LORD

In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a town in Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin engaged to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. And … Continue reading

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John 1:6-8,19-28 – What’s in a name?

There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. He came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to … Continue reading

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Mark 1:1-8 – John the baptizer foretold

The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. As it is written in the prophet Isaiah, “See, I am sending my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way; the voice of one crying … Continue reading

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