Tag Archives: Christ

Gift #1080: Covenant with Adam

The very first covenant God makes takes place at the dawn of creation.  As the world is breathing its first breath, God makes a covenant with the creature into whom He has poured His own breath- Adam.  Indeed, Adam (and … Continue reading

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Gift #611:

Christ the Lord is ris’n today, Alleluia! Sons of men and angels say, Alleluia! Raise your joys and triumphs high, Alleluia! Sing, ye heav’ns, and earth, reply, Alleluia! Lives again our glorious King, Alleluia! Where, O death, is now thy … Continue reading

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Gift #609: Good Friday

For Good Friday today I’ll share one of my favorite passages from Isaiah, one of the prophets to Israel during the Old Testament period.  I love the way this scripture foreshadows the spiritual implications of Christ’s sacrifice on the cross.  … Continue reading

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Gift #605: Palm Sunday

In honor of Palm Sunday, today’s post is my favorite poem. “The Donkey” When fishes flew and forests walked And figs grew upon thorn, Some moment when the moon was blood Then surely I was born. With monstrous head and … Continue reading

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Gift 526: Christmas Promises

The promise given: For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given; and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of His government … Continue reading

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Gift #472: Christ’s Church Worship

I don’t know if you’ll remember, but back in August when my mom and I visited Cinci, we were admiring one of the churches in the area and one of the organists invited us in for a tour.  It was … Continue reading

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Gift #412: Art abandonment

One of the biggest annual rubber stamp conventions in the country took place today in Cinci.  It’s a weekend that I look forward to all year long.  One of the activities to properly prepare for the event is making ATCs … Continue reading

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Gift #411: Christ’s church

Today God gave me a memory I will treasure forever.  For several years, my mom and I have enjoyed the historic community of Glendale.  It is a favorite place for us – our favorite restaurant is here, and the bakery, … Continue reading

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Gift #391: Grace

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,4 and into an inheritance that can … Continue reading

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Gift #362: Looking behind

I did lots of looking behind while I was in Colorado, in many different contexts.   I became very fond of turning around to take pictures.  It often helped with lighting and I found that turning around led to some remarkable … Continue reading

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