Christmas treasure from St. Petersburg ∙

Christmas treasure from St. Petersburg ∙ I tell you the truth, until heaven and earth disappear, not even the smallest detail of God’s law will disappear until its purpose is achieved. – Matthew 5:18 2 Timothy 3:16-17  16 All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training inContinue reading “Christmas treasure from St. Petersburg ∙”

The Christmas Truce ∙∙

The Christmas Truce ∙∙ Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men. – Luke 2:14 Luke 2:10-11  10 “Don’t be afraid!” he said. “I bring you good news that will bring great joy to all people.”  11 “The Savior – yes, the Messiah, the Lord – has been bornContinue reading “The Christmas Truce ∙∙”

Terminals or channels?

Terminals or channels? He who believes in Me, as the Scripture said, “From his innermost being will flow rivers of living water.” – John 7:38 1 Corinthians 12:4-11  4 There are different kinds of spiritual gifts, but the same Spirit is the source of them all.  5 There are different kinds of service, but weContinue reading “Terminals or channels?”

We can only receive what God gives

We can only receive what God gives God sent a man, John the Baptist, to tell about the light so that everyone might believe because of his testimony. – John 1:6-7 John 3:22-30  22 Then Jesus and his disciples left Jerusalem and went into the Judean countryside. Jesus spent some time with them there, baptizingContinue reading “We can only receive what God gives”

Desires of the heart

Desires of the heart Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you your heart’s desires. – Psalms 37:4 Psalms 20:4  May he grant your heart’s desires and make all your plans succeed. What are desires? And more particularly, what are the desires of the heart? A desire is something that people want orContinue reading “Desires of the heart”