No Ho-hum

It’s CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN 2017 here on GUWG, where from now until December 25 we’re preparing our hearts for the arrival of the Savior of the World.

Here’s another beautiful little prayer to pray as the big day draws near:

Peace on Earth

It’s CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN 2017 here on GUWG. Today’s topic:

PEACE

Here’s what the prophet Isaiah said about Jesus hundreds of years before he was born:

God of Losers

It’s CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN 2017 here on GUWG, where from now until December 25 we’re preparing our hearts for the arrival of the Savior of the World.

Here’s today’s question: To whom did Jesus appear when he first came to this planet?

The answer might surprise you. He didn’t come to the powerful or the influential or the wealthy. Instead, he came to the lowest of the low. The outcasts. The losers.

Here’s the cast of not-all-that-impressive characters:

Thanks, Praise and Trust

It’s CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN 2017 here on GUWG, where from now until December 25 we’re preparing our hearts for the arrival of the Savior of the World.

Here’s a lovely little prayer to pray throughout the season:

Light of the World

It’s CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN 2017 here on GUWG where from now until December 25 we’re preparing our hearts for the arrival of the Savior of the World.

The birth of Jesus brought God’s LIGHT into this dark world. Here’s what the Bible says:

In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. (John 1:4-5)

Here’s what Jesus himself said:

Christmas Tidings, Part 2

It’s CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN 2017 here on GUWG where from now until December 25 we’re preparing our hearts for the arrival of the Savior of the World.

For centuries, people with much larger brains and much purer hearts than mine have sought to express the true meaning of Christmas. Rather than blabber more myself today, here’s a second selection of Christmas tidings from throughout the ages:

Christmas Tidings, Part 1

It’s CHRISTMAS COUNTDOWN 2017 here on GUWG where from now until December 25 we’re preparing our hearts for the arrival of the Savior of the World.

For centuries, people with much larger brains and much purer hearts than mine have sought to express the true meaning of Christmas. Rather than blabber more myself today, I thought it might be interesting to share the perspectives of others.

The Son of God
became a man
to enable men
to become the sons of God.
(C.S. Lewis)