Word for Today

Lowly Shepherds

Imagine a long awaited king has just been born. One that was prophesied off long ago and the whole nation has been waiting for hundreds of year for this king of whom it has been prophesied that He would...

The Wise Men

Matthew 2:-1-2 After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his...

King Herod Threatened

Matthew 2:1‭-‬3 AMP Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king (Herod the Great), magi (wise men) from the east came to Jerusalem, asking, “Where is He who has been born King...

Joseph’s Dilemma

Matthew 1:18-19 18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: when His mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child by the Holy Spirit. 19 And Joseph...

Mary, Highly Favored

Luke 1:28 (ESV) 28 And he came to her and said, “Greetings, O favored one, the Lord is with you!” When the angel Gabriel appeared to Mary he called her favored or blessed one. Now it is one thing for a...

Provision for the Vision

Matthew 2:11 11 And after entering the house, they saw the Child with Mary His mother; and they fell down and worshiped Him. Then, after opening their treasure chests, they presented to Him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. When...

Lessons from Christmas: Good Company

Luke 1:39 39 Now at this time Mary arose and hurried to the hill country, to a city of Judah (Judea), 40 and she entered the house of Zacharias and greeted Elizabeth. As the saying goes, “Birds of a feather flock...

Agree with God

Luke 1:38 38 Then Mary said, “Behold, I am the servant of the Lord; may it be done to me according to your word.” And the angel left her. Can you imagine what it must have been like for Mary? There...

God of Impossibilities

Mark 10:27 (NLT) 27 Jesus looked at them intently and said, “Humanly speaking, it is impossible. But not with God. Everything is possible with God.” The Christmas story should always remind us that we serve a God with whom nothing is...

Promise Keeping God

We have all been there, making a promise and then forgetting to fulfill it. As humans we are so forgetful that even though at the time of making the promise we mean well, sometimes we get so engrossed and...