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Peace on earth, good-will to men?

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Two reasons for emphasizing the birth of Christ

“The crucial significance of the cradle at Bethlehem lies in its place in the sequence of steps down that led the Son of God to the cross of Calvary” (J.I. Packer). Continue reading

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Not Bethlehem, but Calvary

“God did what the law could not do. He sent his own Son in a body like the bodies we sinners have. And in that body God declared an end to sin’s control over us by giving his Son as a sacrifice for our sins. He did this so that the just requirement of the law would be fully satisfied for us” (Romans 8:3-4).
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Three words that changed the world

“There is something in humility which — strangely enough — exalts the heart, and something in pride which debases it.” Continue reading

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Why does the story continue?

Could such an amazing drama (over such a long time) be attributed to the power of religious tradition? Or, is there more to what happened on that night?
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Why so many names?

The New Testament uses more than 100 titles for Jesus. Why so many titles? Choose one name each day and mediate on the meaning. This would be a great way to worship Christ and get to know Him better. Continue reading

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God is the true Seeker

Our common narrative of sin and death was conquered through the merciful and loving pursuit of sinners by the living God. Continue reading

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